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Mid-Book Test - Hard

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This quiz consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Lucy remember about her twin brother being mean to her?



2. Where do the Smalleys usually eat?



3. What rank was Tusker in the armed forces?



4. Why does Mr. Bhoolabhoy like to drink with Tusker? What does Tusker know?



5. Who does Pastor Steven bring with him one Sunday morning?



Short Essay Questions

1. How did Tusker mark Lucy in India as a woman who had to work?



2. Describe the incident on the train. What was the origin of the violence?



3. How do you think it made Ibrahim feel to never see the endings of the movies? What do you think his reaction was years later when he saw the endings in England?



4. As the new mali, Joseph, works, everyone acts as if he isn't there. What does each character gain from this behavior?



5. What makes Mr. Bhoolabhoy feel left out at the church? Is he right to have these feelings? Why or why not?



6. What does Lucy think when Mr. Bhoolabhoy stalls her from leaving the church?



7. Tusker is found dead with the letter in his hand. What role does Dr. Mitra play in how the letter is handled?



8. Lucy regrets inviting Susy to dinner with Father Sebastian. Why?



9. How often is Ibrahim fired and why?



10. What noise does Mr. Bhoolabhoy hear when he imagines the church yard is being bulldozed? What does it turn out to be?



Essay Topics

What is the symbolism of Ibrahim never being able to see the end of the movies?

Why is Lucy angry after reading Sarah Layton's letter? Why is anger the emotion that comes to the surface?

How did Tusker and Lucy end up being the last English residents in India? What was Tusker's plan?

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