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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does it mean for Fisby to cover his face with the fan when he starts the wrestling match?
2. How old is the liquor?
3. What does Lotus Blossom believe happens in American factories?
4. According to Sakini at the beginning of Act 3, Scene 2, what has the island of Okinawa survived?
5. What does Col. Purdy tell Gregovich to do with the teahouse?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What does it mean to the resident of the village to sit in the pine grove and watch the sun go down while drinking tea? What ideals does this promote?
Essay Topic 2
What happens to the bi-monthly Progress Reports? How are the cricket cages used for humor when trying to find important paperwork in Fisby's office? Why does Fisby take such a loose approach with these reports? Could he have done this differently and avoided problems in the end? Why doesn't he?
Essay Topic 3
When Fisby says that Lotus Blossom must decide her future for herself, what is happening? What is Fisby giving up? Anything? What is Lotus Blossom giving up if she starts to decide her future on her own? What will she gain? What do you think is the final effect of Fisby knowing Lotus Blossom? Do you think it breaks a stereotype for him?
This section contains 319 words
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