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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. The woman in #130 says her husband works in which city?
2. How many years has it been since Mma Tsolamosese has seen Mr. Molefelo?
3. Where does Mma Makutsi go on her date?
4. What has Mr. Matekoni come to the place in #114 to fix?
5. Mma Ramotswe gets a new female client who ____________________________.
Short Essay Questions
1. What is Mma Tsolamosese's reaction to learning that Mr. Molefelo is trying to locate her after so many years?
2. With whom does Mma Makutsi go on a date? What does she learn about him?
3. How does Mma Makutsi find students for her new typing school? Is she successful?
4. What is the irony of Mma Ramotswe's getting a new client at the same time that Mr. Buthelezi's unsavory article appears in the newspaper?
5. What elements of Mma Makutsi's boyfriend should make her suspicious but do not?
6. Describe the reunion of Mr. Molefelo and Mma Tsolamosese.
7. Who is the new client? Why does she require Mma Ramotswe's services?
8. How does Mma Ramotswe tell Mr. Molefelo that he can repay Tebogo?
9. What is the nature of the newspaper article about Mr. Buthelezi?
10. What decision must Mma Ramotswe make regarding Mma Makutsi and their new client?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Create a character study of Mma Makutsi. What are her physical characteristics? What are her motivations? What are her fears? What are her dreams? Give other pertinent details about Mma Makutsi.
Essay Topic 2
Explain the ongoing conflict between Mma Ramotswe and Mr. Buthelezi. What are the main sources of the conflicts? Why does it perpetuate? Why is the conflict greater than straightforward business competition? Explain.
Essay Topic 3
Alexander McCall Smith is a master at dramatic devices. Choose examples of symbolism, metaphor, and irony. Briefly explain each example and identify the technique used.
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