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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does "Godolphin" mean?
2. Who is waiting for Sham and Agba in Chapter 21?
3. In Chapter 17, who is looking for Agba at the Red Lion Inn?
4. Who is Benjamin Biggle?
5. Who owns Sham in Chapter 12?
Essay Topic 1
What role does religious tradition and Eastern culture play in the novel? How do religious traditions affect the characters in the novel? How does Sham's separation from Eastern culture affect his character? How does the same separation affect Agba's character?
Essay Topic 2
Describe how the concepts of obedience and rebellion affect the characters in the novel. What role does culture play in obedience in the novel? How does rebellious behavior affect the characters in the novel? What changes in Sham and Agba's behavior can be attributed to rebellion?
Essay Topic 3
How does the author use the element of suspense in the novel? How does the author build up suspense? If the element of suspense had not been used so frequently, how would the flow of the novel have been affected, and why?
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