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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. When Nakata falls asleep, how long does he usually slumber?
(a) 3 hours.
(b) 6 hours.
(c) 12 hours.
(d) 24 hours.
2. How long have Hoshino and Nakata spent together by the time Nakato dies?
(a) Six months.
(b) Ten days.
(c) Two months.
(d) Two days.
3. What does Colonel Sanders do for a living?
(a) He is a con man.
(b) He is a hit man.
(c) He is a drug dealer.
(d) He is a pimp.
4. Who does Mrs. Saeki think is the boy from the painting in the library?
5. Whose spirit does Mrs. Saeki think is living inside Kafka's body?
(a) Franz Kafka's.
(b) She thinks Kafka has an empty soul.
(c) Kafka's father's.
(d) Her dead lover's.
Short Answer Questions
1. Whose home does the cabin in the desolate village remind Kafka of?
2. What type of store does Oshima's brother own?
3. Which of the following is NOT something that ceases to matter in the deserted village?
4. Which of the following phrases does Mrs. Saeki use to describe herself?
5. What classical musician is the topic of conversation at the coffee shop that Hoshino frequents?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Mrs. Saeki convince Kafka to leave the world of the deserted village and go back where he belongs?
2. What happens to Nakata when Mrs. Saeki rests her hands against his chest?
3. How does Mrs. Saeki respond when Nakata bursts into her office demanding to talk about the entrance stone?
4. How do Nakata and Hoshino know that the entrance stone is working?
5. What is the origin of Kafka's name?
6. What conversation does Hoshino get into with the elderly coffee shop owner the day that the entrance stone is flipped?
7. Why does Oshima wake Kafka in the middle of the night with a frantic phone call?
8. What happens with Mrs. Saeki sleepwalks into Kafka's bedroom?
9. What happened to the two soldiers that went for a walk in the woods surrounding Oshima's cabin?
10. What does Mrs. Saeki ask Nakata to do with her memoirs?
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