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 - Part 1: Chapter 1
1. Why do the police officers treat Munira so respectfully?
2. What is wrong with Wanja, and how long will it take for her to recover?
3. What mistakes do the strikers make in this opening chapter?
4. Describe the second person who is arrested.
5. What does the newspaper say about the murder?
6. Who are Mzigo, Chui and Kimeria?
Short Essay Question - Part 1: Chapter 2
7. Describe Munira's meeting with the old woman in Chapter...
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