Hard-Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World Test | Lesson Plans Final Test - Hard

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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 does the narrator eat with his beer at the beer hall after buying his new clothes?

2. What does the narrator's shadow say he can't do?

3. At the end of the book, why does the narrator say he has to stay?

4. What does the Librarian say is the key to finding her mind?

5. How many men does the narrator first see when he looks out the window to where the men are digging the hole?

Essay Topics

Essay Topic 1

Name some elements of the "archetypal journey" and explain how the "Hard-Boiled Wonderland" narrator's passage through the Tokyo underground was an archetypal journey.

Essay Topic 2

Giving specific details from the story, explain how Murakami leaves the novel somewhat open-ended and explain what you think might have happened to each of the narrators.

Essay Topic 3

Describe the Tokyo narrator's escapist tendencies, giving several concrete examples.

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