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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who died at the shooting at Island House in Chapter 15, "Redemption Song"?
2. What rumors circulated upon Marley's return to Jamaica?
3. Where was Bob invited to visit in a letter he received in February?
4. Who gave Bob permission to marry Rita?
5. What kind of car did Bob Marley drive in Chapter 15, "Redemption Song"?
Short Essay Questions
1. What did Marley dream about while in Delaware?
2. What happened to the Wailers in England?
3. What happened during the Wailers' tour in America to promote "Catch a Fire"?
4. How were Jamaican mystic beliefs on display during Omeriah's funeral?
5. Describe Rita's meeting with Haile Selassie.
6. What did "Rude Boy" describe and why was it popular?
7. How did Bob tell Cedella about his marriage?
8. How did Marley's illness progress until his death?
9. What happened during Marley's meeting with Crown Prince Asfa Wossen?
10. Describe the interaction between Bob and Cedella in Chapter 9, "Natural Mystic".
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How is foreshadowing used in "Catch a Fire"? Choose one major instance of foreshadowing and follow it through the book, finishing with how the event is fulfilled.
Essay Topic 2
How does the third person point-of-view enhance and inhibit the story? How would the biography be different if a different point of view were used?
Essay Topic 3
How are the different symbols used throughout Marley's biography to represent abstract concepts? Detail and explain how the symbols are used to describe certain abstract concepts and which concepts they describe.
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