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No, ためか and ために don't mean the same thing -- just as か and に do not mean the same thing. The か in ためか is the same か used as the verbal question mark. This indicates uncertainty and indefiniteness. (Separately, I'm pretty sure you have a typo, where ささまい should be ささない instead.) If the sentence said あまり日がささないため[に]{●}, that would be a definite reason. ...

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