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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. Why is Azoge's stick important to Josiah?
(a) It has a charm against evil spirits and bad fortune.
(b) He was beaten with it and wants it broken.
(c) It belonged to his father.
(d) He wants to use it to make medicine.
2. What book does Odili think influenced Edna's letter?
(a) "Toasts: How to Make Them."
(b) "Speeches: How to Make Them."
(c) "The Song of the Blackbird."
(d) "The Complete Loveletter Writer."
3. What is the name of the political party formed in Chapter 8?
(a) The Common People's Convention.
(b) The Cultural Protection Committee.
(c) The Progressive Alliance Party.
(d) The Political Correctness Party.
4. Who bars Odili from the school hall in Anata?
(a) The Nangavanga.
(b) Odo and Josiah.
(c) Principal Nwege.
(d) The military.
5. Where is Edna's mother when Odili first arrives at her house?
(a) The church.
(b) The hospital.
(d) The bedroom.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Mrs. Nanga feel pity for Edna?
2. Who from Anata offers to join Odili's campaign?
3. What surprising individual backs the new political party in Chapter 8?
4. On what date does Odili return to Anata after first meeting with Maxwell and his friends?
5. Why will Mrs. Nanga not accompany her husband to the United States?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is revealed about Edna's character in the scene on the VIP porch?
2. How does Odili interpret Edna's letter?
3. Describe the situation with Chief Nanga and the editor of the Daily Matchet, including its significance.
4. What significant action does Edna take toward Odili at the end of Chapter 10, and why is it significant?
5. How does Odili initially interpret Chief Nanga's order to move Elsie's bags into his absent wife's room?
6. Describe the first impression given of Odo, Edna's father.
7. What is significant about Odili and Edna's bicycle crash?
8. What is Odili's concern about the founding of the new political party?
9. How does Odili react to discovering that Elsie is sleeping with Chief Nanga?
10. Why do Boniface and the other bodyguards want 25 pounds, and why does Odili object?
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