Short Essay Questions
The 60 short essay questions listed in this section require a one to two sentence answer. They ask students to demonstrate a deeper understanding of the text. Students must describe what they've read, rather than just recall it.
Short Essay Question - Chapter 1, The Shah of Blah
1. Describe Haroun.
2. Describe Rashid.
3. Why does Soraya choose to leave her family?
4. Who is Oneeta?
5. How does Rashid react to his wife's disappearance?
6. Why can Rashid only say "ark" when he is on stage in the Town of G?
Short Essay Question - Chapter 2, The Mail Coach
7. Describe Butt.
8. Why are Haroun and the other passengers frightened of Butt's driving?
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