Exit West: A Novel Test | Mid-Book Test - Hard

Mohsin Hamid
This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 127 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.

Exit West: A Novel Test | Mid-Book Test - Hard

Mohsin Hamid
This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 127 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
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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. In Chapter 3, where does the ex-Navy man live?

2. How does Saeed's mother die in Chapter 4?

3. In Chapter 2, who has Nadia been seeing before Saeed?

4. In Chapter 4 what is Saeed's mother looking for in the car?

5. In Chapter 1, what does Saeed pick up for dinner after work?

Short Essay Questions

1. What does Nadia do with the money she withdraws from her bank in Chapter 4?

2. At the end of Chapter 3, what is switched off and how does that affect Nadia, Saeed, and others in the city?

3. In Chapter 2, what is the refugee situation?

4. In Chapter 1, how does Saeed usually prepare presentations for clients?

5. In Chapter 3, what is said about the city getting telephone after independence?

6. In Chapter 5, why is Saeed grateful that Nadia is with him and his father?

7. In Chapter 4, who does Saeed's mother think she sees firing a machine gun?

8. Where would Nadia and Saeed like to travel and why?

9. What does Nadia call Saeed's father in Chapter 5 and why?

10. Why does Saeed's father not wish to go with Nadia and Saeed when they leave?

Essay Topics

Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:

Essay Topic 1

Having an influx of people go through doors and migrate around the world, puts a strain on resources in the places where they go. What is revealed about migration through Nadia and Saeed’s experiences? How do various places deal with the migrant crisis?

Essay Topic 2

Before the city falls to the militants, phones are common and Nadia and Saeed always have theirs with them. What do phones represent to Nadia and Saeed in the city? How does the loss of phones affect them when there is no signal in the city? What do phones symbolize to Nadia and Saeed during their travels?

Essay Topic 3

Nadia and Saeed both have dreams in Chapter 9. What are their dreams? What do these dreams reveal about Nadia and Saeed’s focus on the past and present? What do the dreams reveal about the comfort level that Nadia and Saeed have in their new lives and how they face the future?

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