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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why is Nachararyan able to land the first punch while fighting Ali over kidnapping Nino?
2. Where does Ali end up stabbing Nachararyan?
3. After marrying Ali, how does Nino feel about Baku?
4. How does Arslan Aga feel about his article being censored?
5. What ritual is performed on the tenth of Moharram?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What commentary does the author provide on politics and revolution? Explain how the author's word choice helps to develop these ideas.
Essay Topic 2
Throughout "Ali and Nino" several myths and stories are told. How does this technique affect the novel? Consider the impact on the plot, characters, and reader's response.
Essay Topic 3
How does the author use dialogue to develop the characters in this novel?
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