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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What did the people scramble back to their shanties to gather?
2. What did Lena do when the bulldozers came?
3. What does Lena mean when she says "Vuka!" to Outa?
4. What does Boesman say the dead man is?
5. What does Lena wear?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How does Boesman's treatment of Outa reflect the white man's treatment of him? Why does he act in the way he does?
Essay Topic 2
Describe the different delineations of race and social status under South African apartheid. What classes had the most privilege? How were the individuals regulated?
Essay Topic 3
What are some motifs and symbols in Boesman and Lena? How does the author use these motifs to express the themes?
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