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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Ali feel when his male guests touch Nino's hands in Chapter 28?
2. Who is Ali named attaché to after Baku is liberated?
3. Why does Arslan Aga leave Ali with a stack of paper and a pen?
4. Why can't Nino attend the reception for Safar Khan in Shimran?
5. What criticism does Ali's father give Nino as a wife?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The biggest themes of this novel relate to politics and government, yet the book is subtitled "a love story." How is "Ali and Nino" a love story?
Essay Topic 2
How is Ali a symbol for Azerbaijan?
Essay Topic 3
Consider the many symbols used throughout this text. Describe how at least three symbols are used to represent the larger themes and ideas of "Ali and Nino."
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