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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 does Hemingway solemnly look at each morning?
2. What is the most obvious difference between male and female sable?
3. Who is becoming increasingly obsessed with finding kudu?
4. Why are the elephant down south so big?
5. What has gotten M'Cola worried?
Short Essay Questions
1. Does Pop's earlier advice have any effect on the hunt?
2. What is the significance of the arrival of the elderly native hunter?
3. How does the author come to meet The Roman?
4. How is the author affected by his confrontation with Karl?
5. How does the presence of Garrick affect the hunt?
6. What effect does this realization have upon the author?
7. How does the second sable bull elude the hunting party?
8. How is The Roman able to assist the hunt?
9. How does the party react upon discovery of the first sable bull?
10. What is the significance of the overnight rain?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Hemingway has differing rapport with each of the natives he encounters. Who does he like and why? Who does he not like and why?
Essay Topic 2
Do you think Hemingway is competitive? How does this impact on his relationship with Karl?
Essay Topic 3
The book is written in first person narrative. Why do you think Hemingway chose to write the story in the first person? How do you think the meaning of the story would of changed if it was written in the third person?
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