Things Fall Apart Symbols, Symbolism & Setting Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. In Things Fall Apart, and in Igbo culture in general, the ritual of the kola nut is which of the following?

Question 2 2. In Things Fall Apart, the English come to Nigeria to establish themselves as rulers of the land. The act of one country coming to another to establish the rule of law over the people there is known by what term?

Question 3 3. Why is Okonkwo's offering of a kola nut rejected by one of the tribe elders in Things Fall Apart?

Question 4 4. As we see in Things Fall Apart, the kola nut ritual is common. Which of the following modern-day gestures are comparable?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is not a symbol from Things Fall Apart?

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Question 6 6. What is a symbol?

Question 7 7. Why is it significant that Achebe emphasizes the kola nut ritual in Things Fall Apart?

Question 8 8. In Things Fall Apart, the Igbo practice a polytheistic religion. What does it mean to be polytheistic?

Question 9 9. Which of the following symbolizes Okonkwo's rage and his desire to be cold and masculine in Things Fall Apart?

Question 10 10. In Things Fall Apart, what do yams symbolize?

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Question 11 11. As seen in Things Fall Apart, the kola nut is usually presented by whom to whom?

Question 12 12. In Things Fall Apart, what is the major food crop that the Igbo subsist upon?

Question 13 13. In Things Fall Apart, what do locusts symbolize?

Question 14 14. In Things Fall Apart, Igbo society is polygamous. What does it mean to be polygamous?

Question 15 15. In Things Fall Apart, what do the English feel compelled to do because of their religious beliefs?

Things Fall Apart Symbols, Symbolism & Setting Chapter Exam Instructions

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