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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Mrs. Tazaki want to swap her sweet potatoes for?
2. H, Yokota and George go to the farm to get what?
3. After the end of the war, who replaces the military as the figure of authority?
4. Who is Koiso?
5. What do the boys agree should be done with the rifles?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare and contrast the relationship between H and his father with that of H and his mother.
Essay Topic 2
Compare and contrast wartime Kobe with the countryside where H's family lives.
Essay Topic 3
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.
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