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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is the spirit's channel at Ngea's seance?
2. In Part 2, Chapter 11, how do the enlisted men spend their mornings?
3. Whose hut does Dr. Rivers dream of approaching in Part 2, Chapter 12?
4. What wakes Dr. Rivers from his dream state in Part 2, Chapter 10?
5. What is Billy's nickname?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The weather serves as a constant backdrop within The Ghost Road. Analyze the weather and its various developments in the novel.
Essay Topic 2
War is not just a backdrop event in The Ghost Road, it is also a metaphor for the many wars the characters fight within. Analyze the metaphorical wars that are fought by the following characters:
- Dr. Rivers.
Essay Topic 3
Family influence is frequently referenced in The Ghost Road.
1) How does Billy's family influence his life? How does Sarah's family influence her? How does Dr. Rivers family influence him?
2) Are family's portrayed in a consistent fashion in The Ghost Road? If not, whose family is unique?
3) How does family affect the choices made by the characters in the novel?
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