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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who congratulates Yasukichi for his eulogy?
2. What does the author's wife say she has had a premonition about?
3. What religious figure does the author thinks exists?
4. What does Yasukichi feel when he realizes people like his eulogy?
5. Who does the author believe is chasing him?
Essay Topic 1
Why does E'in falsely prophesize that a dragon will rise from the pond? What meaning does it give the story that his prophecy comes true? What would have happened if his lie was found out?
Essay Topic 2
What is the moral of the Spider Thread story? What does this moral of the story say about the Buddhist religion.?
Essay Topic 3
What was the structure of feudal Japan? What problems does these author highlight about feudal Japan? What within the system does the author suggest created these problems?
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