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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Mahesh resigns from what political party in Part 14?
(a) Republican Party.
(b) Ministry Party.
(c) Union Party.
(d) Congress Party.
2. In Part 14, who objects to the fact that because Urdu is not taught in schools, Muslims and many Hindus are left not understanding the news of the country?
(a) Rajkumar Kapoor.
(b) Begum Abida Khan.
(c) Meenakshi Khan.
(d) Jha Tandor.
3. Maan only manages to get what percentage of the debts owed him in Part 13?
(a) One fifth.
(b) One eighth.
(c) One half.
(d) One third.
4. Who becomes not just a dummy candidate to aid the cause of Mahesh Kapoor but rather a formidable opponent as they await the election results in Part 17?
(a) Firoz Khan.
(b) Pran Kapoor.
(c) Waris Khan.
(d) Tapan Kapoor.
5. Who is imprisoned after a bloody incident at Saeeda Bai's house in Part 17?
6. Who, along with two of his friends, gets into serious trouble and is threatened with expulsion from the university in Part 12?
(c) Arun Chatterji.
(d) Kabir Durrani.
7. Who wrestles a fruit knife from Saeeda Bai, almost choking her in Part 17?
8. Whose birthday turns out to be a self-pity party in Part 16?
(c) Mrs. Rupa Mehra's.
9. Who has decided to join a bank in Part 16?
10. Who admits that he is enamored with Pushpa, a young woman in the service of Sanaki Baba, in Part 11?
(a) Sanaki Baba.
(c) Arun Chatterji.
(d) The Raja of Marh.
11. What Prime Minister is assassinated at a public meeting in Part 15?
(b) Nawab Sahib.
(c) Liaquat Ali Khan.
(d) The Rajah of Marh.
12. At what school had Amit been educated?
(a) St. Peter's day school.
(b) St. Xavier's day school.
(c) Shiva day school.
(d) St. Paul's day school.
13. What servant of Saeeda Bai's does Maan embrace in Part 12?
14. Who does Kabir ask to intercede for him with Lata in Part 16?
(b) Mrs. Rupa Mehra.
15. Who is the Sub-divisional Officer of the Rudhia district in Part 14?
Short Answer Questions
1. Where is Mrs. Rupa in the beginning of Part 15?
2. Who had found Bhaskar after the stampede in Part 12?
3. Lata attends a poetry reading by whom in Part 18?
4. Lata and Kabir have an emotional confrontation about who in Part 18?
5. In Part 10, there is a hint of the trend toward modernization in the country when it is observed that the general public is developing a preference toward what?
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