Final Test - Hard
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This quiz consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who tells Olunde how to find Mr. and Mrs. Pilkings?
2. What phrase does Elesin use repeatedly to describe Pilkings?
3. Which type of bird must serve the offering once the death ritual is complete?
4. What will ride at the feet of the king's horse in the afterlife?
5. Which character sits beside Elesin's cell?
What does morality have to do with the decision making process of Pilkings? Explain your reasoning using in-text citations.
How might the meaning of the story change, had the author only stated that the British involvement was crucial to the plot?
Pilkings and Elesin are similar in many more ways than are directly visible to either of them. Explain the similarities that lie between Elesin and Pilkings and postulate as to why Soyinka would have chosen to add that particular element to the story.
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