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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What do the women of the palace refuse to wear with their new clothing?
2. Who applies the makeup for the women in the palace?
3. What does Lady Thiang beg of Anna before she leaves the palace for good?
4. To what song do Anna and the King dance?
5. Why do the women refuse to wear a certain piece of clothing with their new dresses?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Honor is something for which many of the main characters are striving in this book. Who is most affected by this pursuit, and how does it change the course of the plot?
Essay Topic 2
Despair is a theme that is used in a number of sensitive places in this plot. What are some of these places, and what role does despair play in this book?
Essay Topic 3
What role does symbolism play in the story and where does it appear? How is the plot altered by the presence of these symbols?
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