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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. What does Beryl discover about the acquaintance she encounters while assisting Woody?
2. How does Beryl feel when taking off for the emergency mission to Nungwe?
3. What is the name of a nearby ranch that has a distinguishing geographical feature?
4. What happens to Arab Kosky after he traps a warthog in a hole?
5. From where does Beryl's father buy a pregnant horse?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happens years later to the lion that attacks Beryl?
2. What does Beryl do when she encounters the lion?
3. What happens when Beryl and her dog are hunting wild boar with the Murani Masai?
4. How is Beryl assured that she has gained Camsiscan's trust?
5. Why is Woody's plane not suited for Africa?
6. What is Camsiscan?
7. What creates the yellow cloud when Beryl was searching for Woody?
8. What is Beryl's reaction when she sees the man with Blackwater at Nungwe?
9. Who is the person working on a car that Beryl encounters while riding her horse?
10. Why does Beryl's father buy the land where his farm stands?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What does flight symbolize in West with the Night? What does flight mean to Beryl? Use specific examples from the book.
Essay Topic 2
Describe the theme of adventure in West with the Night. What was Beryl's perspective on adventure? Do you think she purposely chose adventure or was it a natural part of her environment? Cite examples from the book.
Essay Topic 3
Beryl's father was an important figure in her life. What influence did he have on her? Support your answer with examples from the book.
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