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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Kaoru give to Oigimi in Chapter 47?
2. Who is Rokunokimi?
3. Which room in given to the Lieutenant?
4. Who does Niou attempt to find after Nakanokimi receives her letter?
5. Where is Nakanokimi's home?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Can you see a parallel between Niou and Kaoru with Genji and To no Chujo? Explain.
Essay Topic 2
The author continues to write even after Genji's death takes place. Up until his death, the novel has centered upon Genji's character. Why do you believe that the novel continues afterward? What could this possibly suggest?
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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