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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which character has an affair with the Third Princess?
2. How old is Genji when he marries the Third Princess?
3. What is Ukifune's first impression of Niou.?
4. What style does Genji paint in?
5. Where is the Suzaku Emporer's temple located?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Throughout the novel, several of the women Genji wishes to pursue wish to become nuns instead of entering into a relationship with Genji. Given this fact would you believe that Genji is as desirable as he appears? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
Compare and contrast the characterization of Murasaki and Ukifune.
Essay Topic 3
Through the novel, health, the economy, and the weather are believed to be the result of what? Give some examples and explain this belief.
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