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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. When Lin's ghost appears to Tao Chi'en, what is she wearing?
2. What item reveals Eliza's parentage?
3. What is Jacob's profession?
4. What does Lin's ghost tell Tao Chi'en?
5. When Tao Chi'en and Eliza arrive in California, what does he suggest she look for?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Upon being acquainted, Eliza and Joaquin seem to have very little in common. What do they see in each other? Eliza and Tao Chi'en also seem to have many differences. Do you think their relationship will work out any better? Use examples from the novel to support your ideas.
Essay Topic 2
John and Jeremy are brothers who are both major influences in the lives of Eliza and Rose, and they bump heads quite a bit. How are they alike and how are they different? Which brother is better suited to be a father figure to Eliza and even Rose?
Essay Topic 3
What function does Paulina play in the plot? What themes are portrayed through her character? How is she similar or different than the other female characters?
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