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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where is the Suzaku Emporer's temple located?
2. Why are Niou's visits to Nakanokimi infrequent?
3. With Which woman does Yugiri attempt to have an affair?
4. To whom does the Suzaku Emporer send the Third Princess to in Chapter 34?
5. How does Ukifune attempt suicide?
Essay Topic 1
After Genji's death, Kaoru becomes the main character of focus. How does Kaoru's character parallel Genji's character?
Essay Topic 2
What do you believe is the the importance of the role of women in the novel? Does the fact that the author is a woman influence the role of women in this book at all? Support your answer with evidence from the novel.
Essay Topic 3
Tamakazura is left in the care of Genji even after finding the To no Chujo is her true father. Tamakazura becomes increasingly confused. Use examples from the text to support Tamakazura's feelings of confusion toward Genji and To no Chujo.
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