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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who teases Martha about the young dominee?
2. Who is on leave in Natal?
3. Who finds Stephanie a job at the hotel?
4. Who is the father of Stephanie's child?
5. Who tells Jakob about Pieter's charges?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The new dominee in Chapter 10 delivers a sermon significantly impacting the congregation. What does he say? What is his demeanor when delivering the sermon? What impact do the words and/or the delivery have on Pieter and others of the congregation? Finally, how does the sermon parallel with the racist standards of their society?
Essay Topic 2
Pieter's mother is woven throughout this story as someone who loves all, unconditionally. How does this character compare with the God portrayed in their religion and how they react to who He is in their lives and who she is to her family and the community?
Essay Topic 3
Jakob likes control. Analyze his need to be in control through specific incidents with his wife, Sophie, and Pieter before and after Pieter is found out.
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