Final Test - Hard
|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. This story is about the divide between ____________________________.
2. What had a girl named Hadiya told Selam at school one day?
3. Who says, "Best friends don't quarrel" when Selam begins to cry?
4. Who is Yusuf?
5. What place does the narrator have in her family?
Essay Topic 1
Compare and contrast one of Akpan's characters to someone you know in your life. Which qualities do they share? What makes them so alike? Do you like the characteristics of the two? Do they have any qualities you would like to emulate? Do you respect them? How do they differ? Explain.
Essay Topic 2
Select an instance of symbolism from one of the stories and explain its significance.
Essay Topic 3
What is the overall setting for the stories in the book? Be sure to include geography, time period and any pertinent popular culture events. Why did Akpan choose to use these places in the stories?
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