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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What message does Mr. Kawano send to H?
2. Where does Sugita want H to meet him in secret?
3. For which bird is H's workplace named?
4. Why is Toshiko distant when H comes to visit in Chapter 48?
5. In Chapter 37, what makes H furious?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Argue both sides of the following statement: "During wartime, media censorship is an acceptable measure." Provide examples from the text to support your argument.
Essay Topic 2
Near the end of the novel, we not only see the devastating impact that the war had on Kobe, but also the toll it took on H's emotional state. Discuss in detail the evidence of his emotional deterioration.
Essay Topic 3
Who or what is the antagonist of the story? Provide examples to support your argument.
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