Final Test - Hard
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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the registrar's secret?
2. What does Xavier tell Nebe was in the deposit box?
3. What is on the walls of Xavier's cell?
4. How does Globus greet Xavier at the station?
5. Where did Charlie move after dropping out of school?
Essay Topic 1
How does Harris represent both American and German cultures in his novels? What way could these representations be called problematic?
Essay Topic 2
Look at the structure of the book. How does the author use character and dialogue to drive the narrative? Discuss elements of the narrative structure: exposition, conflict, complication, climax, resolution and conclusion. Do all the elements make for a logical and linear story? How does the story's structure express the book's themes?
Essay Topic 3
Examine the twist ending. Do you think Max Jaeger's betrayal was inevitable? Choose one scene in the book involving both Max and Xavier and discuss how the twist ending changes your perception of that scene.
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