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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Ali get a seat on the train in Chapter 8?
2. What upsets Ali about Gandsha?
3. Why do people ask Ali if he is off to war in Chapter 7?
4. How many wishes does Ali's father grant him in Chapter 3?
5. How does Ali describe the Passion Play of Holy Hussein?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Shusha look like?
2. How does Ali compare his courtship to Nino to the Asian way of courting?
3. How do the Kipianis react to Ali's proposal of marriage to Nino?
4. What does Ali say about trees while visiting Dadiani?
5. Why does Ali give Arslan Aga alcohol in Chapter 19?
6. While in Tiflis, what makes Nino worry about her future with Ali?
7. What happens when Nino finds Ali in exile?
8. How does Seyd Mustafa describe Nino's kidnapping?
9. Why does Ali leave the Bailov Garrison at the end of Chapter 12?
10. What does Ali's uncle reflect upon when he discusses his travels with the King of Kings?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What role do the daydreams of the characters play in this novel?
Essay Topic 2
How does war serve as a character in "Ali and Nino"?
Essay Topic 3
What is the role of women in this novel? What impacts this role?
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