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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is Kankpe?
2. What title is Joaquim eventually granted?
3. What disease does Dr. Ferraez report?
4. What is Taparica the Tambour wearing when Francisco arrives?
5. What do the Da Silva boys wear until they are about seven years old?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What is the most important theme of this book? Why is it the most important? Give at least two examples of this theme within the story.
Essay Topic 2
Francisco expects public recognition for his work, but it never comes. Why? What does this indicate about his business partners?
Essay Topic 3
Describe the event that's taking place as the story opens. What is the significance of the da Silva family being ordered to listen to a radio broadcast? What is the result of that order?
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