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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. Where does Momo travel after leaving the village on Lingtu in Chapter 3?
2. What refers to the foretelling or prediction of what is to come?
3. What is the major city which Momo passes through on her way to Calcutta?
4. What term refers to that which is of or belonging to language?
5. What have Momo and her mother forgotten?
Short Essay Questions
1. How is the village of Gnatong described in the narrative?
2. Where does Momo discover the traders are headed with Pempa in Chapter 2? What does she decide to do?
3. What advice does Little Dorje give Momo in Chapter 4? Where does she go next?
4. Where does Momo wake up at the beginning of Chapter 3? What route does she begin descending?
5. How does Momo feel at nightfall in Chapter 2? What happens at the end of the chapter?
6. What exposition is revealed in the beginning of Chapter 2? When does it take place?
7. Where does Momo initially depart on her journey in Chapter 2? What does she pass through?
8. What boy assists Momo in Chapter 4? What news does he relate of Pempa?
9. Who is potentially in Kapup when Momo arrives? Why does she want to hide from this person?
10. How does Momo get by along her journey? What suggestion is made by many whom Momo passes?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the location and history of Gnatong. What led many men to die there? How does the narrator describe the area in the text?
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
Discuss the theme of determination and will in Daughter of the Mountain. How does theme differ from subject in a literary work? How is the theme of determination embodied in the text?
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