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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the name of the trader's wife?
2. What is the name of Nhamo's favorite baboon baby?
3. What does Chipo say the spirit demands in payment?
(b) Another cow.
(c) More money.
4. What does the sting that Nhamo gets while working on her boat cause her to do?
(a) Lose feeling in her hand.
(d) Swell up.
5. What is Nhamo's mother's name?
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Nhamo do with the fish she catches?
2. What is Princess Senwa's husband's name?
3. What kind of tree does Nhamo decide to camp by on the island?
4. What ruins Nhamo's traps?
5. What does Nhamo yell at the big island for?
Short Essay Questions
1. What did Nhamo's grandmother do when her daughter was eaten by a leopard, and why is this so touching to Nhamo?
2. How does Nhamo feel when the hippos are gone, and why?
3. What changes in the village after the cholera passes?
4. What kinds of things occupy Nhamo's time when she is first settling on the island?
5. How does Rosa try to help Nhamo?
6. What does Grandmother tell Nhamo about her mother the day Masvita enters womanhood?
7. What story does Nhamo's grandmother tell her at the beginning of the book?
8. What happens when the baboons on the island see Nhamo?
9. What does Nhamo do to get the deformed baboon off the small island?
10. What does Nhamo do in the forest when she is supposed to be collecting firewood?
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