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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What happened when Nadia and Wafa were caught?
2. What was the purpose of the group Sultana created?
3. Why did Nadia's father choose her punishment?
4. Who did Father marry?
5. Why were Sultana and her mother not allowed to see Sara for this length of time?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why could nothing be done for this little girl?
2. What did Sultana do with Ali's pornography stash? Why did she do this?
3. Why did Sultana's father marry again? How did Sultana feel about this?
4. How was Sara able to get divorced?
5. Why did Nura take Sultana and Sara on a trip?
6. What meeting did Sultana overhear?
7. Why did Marci have trouble being in touch with Madeline?
8. How did Sara's dreams die?
9. Describe the first fight that took place between Sultana and Ali.
10. How did Sultana learn that not all men were cruel?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
A theme is that of strong women.
Part 1) What women were strong in this story? How were they seen as strong?
Part 2) How is this theme connected to the theme of oppression? How do these two themes affect the relationships between men and women?
Part 3) How is this theme a universal theme?
Essay Topic 2
Sultana and some of her sisters were educated.
Part 1) Why did they receive an education? How did this affect them?
Part 2) Could the education of women help their situation in Saudi Arabia? If so, how? If not, why not?
Part 3) How did Sultana use her education to benefit herself and her family? What could you learn from this?
Essay Topic 3
Sultana was the daughter of a prince of Saudi Arabia.
Part 1) Describe her life. How did being a princess affect her life and decisions made about her life?
Part 2) Would you consider her life a privileged one? Why or why not?
Part 3) How does her life compare to your own? Can you relate to her? Why or why not?
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