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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. What took the form of a handsome man in order to destroy Onwuero?
2. Who does the author describe as a sensible man?
3. What two words found their way into Chike's song?
4. What is the name of the city Nena has lived in all her life?
5. What kind of campaign do Ibe's stalwarts conduct at night?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe Akueke's family life?
2. Why do Akueke's brothers want to kill her?
3. How does Julius become foul of Kitipka?
4. How does Nnameka's father's attitude change at the end of the story?
5. What does Nnaemeke's remember about Ugoye?
6. Why isn't the old man sympathetic to Elizabeth's plight?
7. How different has Nene's life been to her husband's?
8. Why does Nnaemeka's father not want him to marry Nene?
9. What are Julius's duties as clerk?
10. Why does Nwibe run after the madmen?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Why has Achebe chosen to tell the story from Mike's point of view? How would the story change if it was told from the Cletus's point of view?
Essay Topic 2
1. What are the differences between the rich and the poor in the book?
2. What your views on the following statement. Some of the people's bad behavior can be excused because of the desperate situation they find themselves in.
Essay Topic 3
What does the author suggests stops Nigeria from becoming the modern day country they seem capable of becoming? Why are so many people against Nigeria moving with the times?
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