Common Themes in Literature

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Past Year Question B.I SPM Question 34
SPM 2002(old format)
Choose on of the novels above and answer the following question:
50. Write a detail account of an event in the novel you have chosen which teaches you an important moral lesson. In your account, you must make clear what the moral lesson is.
Analysis:
· Requirement of the question : Moral Value+ plot(evidences) · Talk about moral value then back up with evidence(crucial to remember plot) from text

SPM 2003(Old format)
Choose on of the novels above and answer the following question:
50. (a) Which character do you sympathize with in the novel you have studied?
(b) Explain why you sympathize with this character. Support your answer with evidences from the novel.
Analysis:
• Requirement of the question : Character sympathized + reasons of sympathizing the character+ plot • Evidences to back up (plot)

SPM 2004
Choose any one of the novels above and answer Question 34.
Use information from the novel to support your answer.
34. Choose an event in the novel you have studied which you find to be most memorable. Give reasons for your choice and , with reference from the text, discuss the event.
Analysis:
• Requirement of the question: most memorable event(plot)+plot(evidences) • Reasons for choosing the event and back up with evidences

SPM 2005
Choose on of the novels above and answer the following question:
34. “Love is important in a family”
How is this shown in the novel you have read? Support your answer with close reference to the text.
Analysis:
• Requirement of the question ; Love is important in a family(theme)+plot(evidences) • The requirement is very clear; candidate is to back up with evidences from text.

SPM 2006
Choose on of the novels above and answer the following question:
34. The writer describes the main character as a very…...

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