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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Mikage cut when she tries to get into Yuichi's room?
2. Who does Eriko leave the club to?
3. Who consoles Mikage after Okuno confronts her?
4. What food does Mikage make when she comes home from work, after being confronted by Okuno?
5. What is Mikage's job?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Moonlight Shadow has supernatural elements in it. For example Satsuki sees the ghost of Hitoshi on the bridge. What is the significance of the supernatural elements in the story? How do these supernatural elements contribute to the story as a whole?
Essay Topic 2
In all three chapters, there are eccentric secondary characters. How are these characters added to accelerate the events in the novel? How is sexual ambiguity explored using these characters? Why is this significant?
Essay Topic 3
The three chapters of Kitchen are titled Kitchen, Full Moon, and Moonlight Shadow. What is the significance of each chapter title? What about the name of the novel as a whole? Why do you think the author chooses these specific titles?
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