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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What type of effect does Anowa's behavior have on her marriage with Kofi Ako?
2. Who does the old woman blame for the state of the marriage between Kofi Ako and Anowa?
3. What is the ultimate cause of Anowa's decision to commit suicide?
4. What does Anowa see to be her biggest problem at this point in the play?
5. As reported by the old man, how many slaves does Kofi Ako decide to buy?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How do those around Anowa, contribute to the tragic events of her life? How can these tragedies be prevented?
Essay Topic 2
Explain how the subjugation of women is relevant in the case of the this story. Use in-text citations to support your reasoning.
Essay Topic 3
What circumstances improve the relationship that Anowa has with Badua and Osam? How do they contribute to its destruction?
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