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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. What is Momo's father's name?
2. What does Momo give to the Buddha shrine as a way of demanding that the Buddha hear her?
3. Where do the traders take Momo for a night in Chapter 4?
4. What causes Momo to lose track of Pempa in Chapter 2?
5. Since what age has Momo wanted the dog she desires?
Short Essay Questions
1. Where is Momo traveling in Chapter 8? Who is with her?
2. What does the British gentleman give Momo in Chapter 6?
3. What details do Wing Fong's children wrestle from him in Chapter 7?
4. What does Momo think of her new surroundings and people in Chapter 3?
5. How does Momo escape enslavement in Chapter 5?
6. Where does Momo go after escaping the house of Rhenok? What does she see there?
7. What exposition is revealed in the beginning of Chapter 2? When does it take place?
8. What does Momo marvel at in Kapimpong? Who does she hope to find there?
9. What incident takes place as Momo passes through Lingtam? Why is Momo followed?
10. How does Momo go about naming Pempa? What fortune is foretold at his naming?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What credibility did astrologers have in Momo's village and within her community? What role does astrology and superstition play in Tibetan Buddhist beliefs?
Essay Topic 2
Describe and discuss the city of Kalimpong and Momo's impressions of it. How populated was the city during the time in which the novel is set? How does it differ from Momo's native Tibet?
Essay Topic 3
Describe and compare the characters of Tulsi, Little Dorje, and Big Dorje in the narrative. How do Big Dorje and Little Dorje differ in their approach to Momo?
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