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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How many times does Dina promise to pay rent on the sewing machines next month to keep them from being repossessed?
2. What is the last thing that Dina hears the men breaking in her apartment?
(a) The veranda.
(b) The quilt.
(c) The sewing machines.
(d) The dinner table.
3. Where does Rajaram want to move in chapter 13?
(a) To South America.
(b) To the Himalayas.
(c) To America.
(d) To Nepal.
4. Who kills the Beggarmaster?
(c) The Monkey Man.
5. Who is Jeevan?
(a) Om and Ishvar's dog.
(b) Om and Ishvar's old neighbor.
(c) Om and Ishvar's cousin.
(d) Om and Ishvar's old boss.
6. What part of his body does Ishvar lose?
(a) His legs.
(b) His testicles.
(c) His eyes.
(d) His hands.
7. What item does Maneck hope to return to his college roommate?
(a) The chess set.
(c) A sewing machine.
(d) Some clothing.
8. Who comes to cut Shankar's hair in Chapter 14?
(a) The Beggarmaster.
9. How does Shankar react to the new garment that Om and Ishvar sew for him?
(a) He is offended.
(b) He is confused.
(c) He is apathetic.
(d) He is excited.
10. How does Nusswan feel about having Dina back in his home at the end of the novel?
(a) He is happy.
(b) He is angry.
(c) He is apathetic.
(d) He is sad.
11. For whose funeral does Maneck return to the mountains?
(a) His mother's.
(b) His father's.
(c) His brother's.
(d) His sister's.
12. How many weeks does Maneck have off of school for vacation?
13. What does Dina pour over Om's head to cure his lice?
(c) Tomato juice.
14. When Ibrahim returns to evict Dina, who does she claim is her husband?
15. Who kills Ashraf?
(a) The villagers.
(b) The police.
(c) The Beggarmaster.
(d) The doctors.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where is the bump that grows on the Beggarmaster and his newly found relatives' bodies, proving their relation to one another?
2. Who do Om and Ishvar recognize as a performer at the relocation camp?
3. What type of baby animals are left in Dina's fireplace?
4. What is the Beggarmaster's relationship to this newly found relative in Chapter 12?
5. In Chapter 15, what family member does Ashraf tell the tailors has died?
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