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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. Why does Garrick stay behind for the late afternoon hunt?
2. What is an askari?
3. Which name does the hunting party find irritating?
4. Where does Hemingway compare this new country to?
5. Where was the last time they had ducks?
Short Essay Questions
1. What time period does the narrative return to?
2. How is The Roman able to assist the hunt?
3. How is the author affected by his confrontation with Karl?
4. What causes the tense confrontation between Karl and the author?
5. What are the consequences of the stampede?
6. What is the significance of the overnight rain?
7. How does the party react upon discovery of the first sable bull?
8. How does the return of Karl with his first kudu affect the camp?
9. How does the second sable bull elude the hunting party?
10. What does this new country reveal to the author?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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 narrative's structure express the book's themes?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the relationship between Pop and P.O.M.. Examine how this relationship affects Hemingway. How does this compare to Hemingway's interaction with his wife?
Essay Topic 3
Compare the differences between Hemingway and Karl. How are their approaches different? What are their strengths and weaknesses as hunters?
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