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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. Who orders Nino to be taken home after Nachararyan tried to kidnap her?
3. Where does Nino say she plans to go when she is exiled for her mistake of leaving with Nachararyan?
4. In Shimran, how does Nino eat her rice wrong?
5. Why is Nachararyan able to land the first punch while fighting Ali over kidnapping Nino?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare and contrast Ali and Nino's lives in two different locations. Consider how these settings impact the characters.
Essay Topic 2
How does war serve as a character in "Ali and Nino"?
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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