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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who takes the Corporal's keys?
2. Why does Makak name himself that name?
3. Who protests that he wants "real food"?
4. Who stabs the Corporal?
5. Where does the Corporal say he is ready to embrace his heritage?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Walcott uses a narrative point of view throughout his entire play. Why do you think he chooses to write this way? What are the pros and cons of using this point of view in this particular story?
Essay Topic 2
What is the tone of Dream on Monkey Mountain? Why would Walcott choose to write the story in this type of tone? What impact does the tone have on the way the reader perceives the characters and sequence of events?
Essay Topic 3
How is the Corporal described in the initial portion of the play? Do you think this is a fair description of the Corporal's character? Why or why not?
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