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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In what form do the njuzu come?
(c) Small beetles.
2. What do the baboons do when they hear the leopard?
(a) Hide in the trees.
(c) Run in a scattered pattern.
(d) Go silent.
3. What was Nhamo's father's name?
4. Where did Nhamo's grandfather make his fortune?
(a) In the research profession.
(b) In the fishing business.
(c) In the steel mines.
(d) In the chrome mines.
5. Where does Nhamo go for summer vacation?
(a) Her home village.
(b) The island.
(d) Her father's mountain.
6. Who protects Nhamo when she is chased after seeing the family?
(a) Long Teats.
(b) Crocodile Guts.
(c) Her mother.
(d) Her grandmother.
7. What does Nhamo do with the carcass she finds after leaving the cave?
(a) Prays over it.
(b) Buries it.
(c) Skins it.
(d) Takes some meat to smoke it.
8. What does the old man in the hospital do for Nhamo?
(a) Feeds her.
(b) Sings to her.
(c) Brushes her hair.
(d) Reads to her.
9. Who does Musuku want Nhamo to contact after her ceremony with Baba Joseph?
(a) Her father.
(b) Her family.
(c) An orphanage.
(d) A school.
10. About what does Baba Joseph tell Nhamo a story?
11. How does Nhamo feel when Dr. Masuku wants to send her to the city?
12. What is Nhamo's mother doing in her dream after she sees the goat underground?
13. Who chides Dr. Van Heerden for wanting to send Nhamo away?
(a) Dr. Ringer.
(b) Baba Joseph.
(d) Dr. Masuku.
14. Why does Dr. Van Heerden interrupt Baba Joseph when he is trying to cure Nhamo?
(a) His shift has started.
(b) He doesn't want a law suit.
(c) He needs to speak to Nhamo.
(d) He is worried about her.
15. What does Nhamo's mother tell her after she learns about the leopard on the island?
(a) To not worry.
(b) To be careful.
(c) To protect herself.
(d) To leave soon.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Nhamo do to comfort her cousin who gets teased?
2. What does the bright light Nhamo sees turn out to be?
3. What does Musuku teach Nhamo to wear?
4. Why is Nhamo not afraid of the animal that killed the carcass she finds after leaving the cave?
5. What does Nhamo do when she finds a goat underground?
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