Short Essay Questions
The 60 short essay questions listed in this section require a one to two sentence answer. They ask students to demonstrate a deeper understanding of the text. Students must describe what they've read, rather than just recall it.
Short Essay Question - Chapters 1 - 4
1. Describe Blixen's property in Kenya.
2. Describe what Karen does for the sick and injured squatters on her land. Give an example.
3. Karen observes that the natives have a flair for the dramatic. Give an example.
4. Describe Kamante.
5. Explain why Kamante believes Karen is incapable of writing a book.
6. Describe Knudsen.
7. Lulu, a bushbuck, is brought up in Karen's house. Describe Lulu's position in the house.
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