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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the main character's disorder?
2. Later on in life, but before being separated, what entertainment venue do the twins participate in?
3. What hobby does the main character take up later in life?
4. What was the main character's affliction?
5. How does the court treat the main character?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How does Bhagawhandi's tumor affect her visions? To what extent is Bhagawhandi justified in believing that her visions are helping her 'journey home', as she puts it? Is it better to embrace the illusion? Or should she try to fight them? What would you do in her position and why?
Essay Topic 2
A great deal of neurological research has been done on how aphasia affects the language centers of the brain. Complete a five page research paper where you summarize this research.
Essay Topic 3
To what extent are patients like those described in this book 'normal?' Is it that they can't function in society? Or can they, with a little help? How would you try to integrate these patients into society? Or would you refuse to try? Please pick two patients you think could be easily integrated into society and one patient that presents difficulties. Explain how you would integrate the first two patients and why the third would present difficulties.
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