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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who got Jasmine the job at the bank?
2. Who helps Bud get settled at the hotel?
3. The taxi driver in New York City was from where?
4. Who wrote to Jasmine in Iowa about a made-for-TV movie about Lillian?
5. How many daughters does Lillian have?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Two suicides occur in this book (not referring to any bombings). For each character that committed suicide in America, give the name and explain why each committed suicide, including the events that occurred immediately preceding each death.
Essay Topic 2
Jasmine, Du and Mother Ripplemeyer all hoard things. What does each hoard and why?
Essay Topic 3
Jasmine says that she became an American while living with the Hayes family. Explain and give examples of this transformation.
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