Essay Topic 1
Chen and Hong leave their father and proceed on a journey so that Chen can take examinations and obtain a good position in life. In a number of their stops Chen and Hong are both faced with making a decision to stay or continue on the journey.
1. Do you think it is moral for both boys to leave their father alone? Why or why not? Use examples from "The Examination" and your own life to support your answer.
2. Why do you think Hong has given up time in his own life to assist his brother in his brother's quest? Use examples from "The Examination" and your own life to support your answer.
3. What do you think the decisions that Hong and Chen make in their journey says about their characters? Discuss their determination, temptations and decisions in depth. Use examples from the text and your own...
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