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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. In Chapter 37, the writer recommends that Yuki return where for a few days?
2. Dick dies while he is out doing what in Chapter 34?
3. In Chapter 28, Yuki and the writer go where?
4. In Chapter 35, the cop reveals to the writer that it is a mystery why Mei worked as what?
5. Yuki decides to ____________ while the writer talks to Hiraku Makimura in Chapter 24.
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Yuki reveal about the hotel receptionist in Chapter 27? What does the writer learn when he contacts her?
2. How is the protagonist's interrogation described in Chapter 22?
3. What leads up to the protagonist's encounter with Gotanda in Chapter 39?
4. What conversation does the protagonist have with Yuki regarding their communication in Chapter 20?
5. What happens when the protagonist spots Kiki in Chapter 30? Where does this encounter lead him?
6. What does Yuki reveal after seeing the film "Unrequited Love" in Chapter 38?
7. What conversation takes place between the protagonist and Yuki's mother in Chapter 29? How does the writer feel upon leaving?
8. What encounter does the protagonist attempt to hide from Yuki in Chapter 29? What is her reaction?
9. Where does the protagonist encounter Bookish in Chapter 35? What does Bookish say?
10. What is the protagonist's emotional state in Chapter 36? Why does he go to visit Yuki?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the biography and works of author Haruki Murakami. What are common themes and stylistic elements in the author's works?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss objective in the reading. What does the protagonist want? How does he go about achieving his goals? How do these objectives change?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the character of Gotanda and the actions and objectives of the protagonist in Chapter 26. What does the narrator hope to learn from Gotanda?
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