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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. In what does Chunjin insist on driving his boss?
2. Does Shaw believe Marco?
3. What does Marco offer to help his friend write?
4. Where do Marco and the G-men meet Raymond?
5. Meanwhile, what is Raymond's American field handler doing?
Essay Topic 1
A wide range of emotions are expressed in this story.
Part 1) Give four examples of emotions and when they are expressed.
Part 2) What is the purpose of this spectrum of emotions?
Part 3) How do these emotions reflect the feelings of those living at this time in history? How might it affect readers differently today? Why?
Essay Topic 2
One of the central themes is the idea of man as machine
Part 1) How is man a machine in this story?
Part 2) What are the author's thoughts about this theme, based on this novel?
Part 3) How does this theme relate to real life and life today? Use the text to support your response.
Essay Topic 3
Several flashbacks take place.
Part 1) Describe these flashbacks. What purpose do they serve?
Part 2) How does the reader learn about the various characters from these flashbacks?
Part 3) Do these flashbacks enhance the story? Why or why not?
This section contains 1,234 words
(approx. 5 pages at 300 words per page)