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Question 1 1. What was the purpose of the Indian National Congress?
Question 2 2. Which author is considered to be the 'father' of post-colonialism?
Question 3 3. In Chinua Achebe's ''Chike's School's Days,'' Chike's family is described to be an ''Osu'' family. What does this mean?
Question 4 4. When reading literature that is set in colonized countries that deals with post-colonial issues, which of the following critical lens should the reader use to better understand the text?
Question 5 5. What does author Chinua Achebe focus on in his work Things Fall Apart?
Question 6 6. What happens to Kaspar Almayer's daughter Nina in Joseph Conrad's ''Almayer's Folly''?
Question 7 7. What is the unifying theme that links together the thirteen stories in Randa Jarrar's ''Him, Me, Muhammed Ali''?
Question 8 8. What do the films ''The Road to Morocco,'' Disney's ''Aladdin,'' and ''The Sheik'' all have in common?
Question 9 9. Which statement about ''The Arabian Nights'' is MOST accurate?
Question 10 10. Author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie describes the concept of the ''single story'' as _____.
Question 11 11. What does the perforated sheet in the first chapter of Salman Rushdie's ''Midnight's Children'' symbolize?
Review the poem ''Dissolver of Sugar'' by Rumi and then answer the questions that follow.
Dissolver of sugar, dissolve me,
if this is the time.
Do it gently with a touch of the hand, or a look.
Every morning I wait at dawn. That's when
it's happened before. Or do it suddenly
like an execution. How else
can I get ready for death?
You breathe without a body like a spark.
You grieve, and I begin to feel lighter.
You keep me away with your arm,
but the keeping away is pulling me in.
pale the wall.
Love moves away.
The light changes.
I need more grace
than I thought.