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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why are bodies buried in Kerbela?
2. How does the eunuch at the Shimran harem feel about Ali's relationship with Nino?
3. In Chapter 16, what decision do the oil princes make at the end of their meeting?
4. In Chapter 24, how does Ali's cousin feel about Persia's development?
5. After staying in Persia with his uncle, why can't Ali return to war?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What is the role of women in this novel? What impacts this role?
Essay Topic 2
How is Ali a symbol for Azerbaijan?
Essay Topic 3
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?
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