85. Name one violation that Marji's dad is guilty of at the traffic stop. How does his wife respond to the situation? What is a condition of their release? 1.He cusses at the officer. & was drunk while he drove also breaking the country’s dress code 2.his wife steps in and begs for his forgiveness 3.for the guy to follow them home & search their home 86. What story does Marji's grandmother use to stall the officers? What is she really planning to do? Ultimately, how did they get rid of the officer? 1.That she has diabetes, 2.flush all the alcohol in the house down the toilet 3.Marji’s dad just ends up bribing him to leave "The Cigarette" 87. What did the local news report about the war? What does Marji realize about this information? 89. What was Marji's destination? What was its reputation? How do you think it was able to survive the regime's repression Her destination was Kansas on Jordan avenue. Kansas had a reputation of teenagers from north Tehran hanging out there; it was a “hip” place. It was able to survive because the regime had no idea that Kansas was a place where you could have some fun. 90. How would you describe the relationship between Marji and her mother?
91. Describe the efforts made toward bringing an end to the war between Iran and Iraq. 92. What was the motivation for launching an attack on Karbala? 93. What did the survival of the regime depend upon? What was the human cost of this survival? 94. How did the regime become more repressive? 95. What was Marji’s symbolic act of rebellion? Describe her interesting response.
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