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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What is the name of the man who owns the boat that Nhamo uses to escape?
(a) Salamander Tail.
(b) Frog Head.
(c) Crocodile Guts.
(d) Newt Toes.

2. How old was Nhamo when her mother died?
(a) 4.
(b) 2.
(c) 5.
(d) 3.

3. What does Chipo not like about the boat?
(a) The movement.
(b) The sounds.
(c) The rocking.
(d) The slowness.

4. To what kind of tree does Nhamo tie her boat when she gets to the big island?
(a) Coconut tree.
(b) Fig tree.
(c) Oak tree.
(d) Water tree.

5. What starts while Nhamo is fighting against the current?
(a) The fall rains.
(b) Her panic attack.
(c) The bird migration.
(d) Her monthly bleeding.

6. What kind of animal causes Nhamo to take a break from her boating?
(a) Rhino.
(b) Snake.
(c) Hippo.
(d) Crocodile.

7. How does Nhamo decide to get herself off the island?
(a) Wait for more humans.
(b) Repair the damaged boat.
(c) Build a new boat.
(d) Swim with the current.

8. What does Nhamo have to fight off when she first gets to the big island?
(a) A crocodile.
(b) A jaguar.
(c) A lemur.
(d) A baboon.

9. Where does Kufa take the family after the cholera epidemic?
(a) The burial grounds.
(b) The cleanser.
(c) The trading post.
(d) The great falls.

10. To what does Nhamo compare the trading post?
(a) A carnival.
(b) A circus.
(c) A market.
(d) A money tribe.

11. What does Chipo say the spirit demands in payment?
(a) Nhamo.
(b) More money.
(c) Masvita.
(d) Another cow.

12. To what does Nhamo compare the baboons as she watches them by the river?
(a) Monkeys.
(b) Devils.
(c) Spirits.
(d) Humans.

13. What is a zango?
(a) A valuable jewel.
(b) A sign of the epidemic.
(c) A charm against witches.
(d) A family crest.

14. What does the muvuki use to diagnose the problem?
(a) Hakata sticks.
(b) Hikiti water.
(c) Hukutu oil.
(d) Hokoto leaves.

15. What does Nhamo hear as she is leaving the small island?
(a) Her mother and Crocodile Guts.
(b) A roar of an animal.
(c) The wind.
(d) The njuzu singing.

Short Answer Questions

1. In what lake is the island?

2. What does Nhamo do to get Ruva to eat?

3. How does Nhamo harden her wood spears?

4. What is Princess Senwa's husband's name?

5. Who did Useless marry?

(see the answer keys)

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