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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Name one of the men who has been murdered.
2. About what person does Karega ask?
3. What does Wanja drink in Munira' s house?
4. What do some of Munira's students hope to obtain?
5. Why does Munira have an affair with Lillian?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Identify the main themes of the story. Why do you think these themes are so important to the story? How does the author use character and setting to express these themes?
Essay Topic 2
Compare the characters of Munira and Karega.
1) In what way are their ideas about life different?
2) Why do you think though chose such different paths?
3) What did Wanja see in Kareaga that she could not find in Munira?
Essay Topic 3
Examine how Kenya's independence changed the country in terms of the following:
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