|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How do the women mock the Alake at the beginning of Chapter 15?
(a) They sing songs mocking him.
(b) They speak with his nasally accent.
(c) They wear imitations of his robe.
(d) They write mock newspaper articles.
2. Under what circumstances does Wole join the church choir in Chapter 10?
(a) Wole is forced to join by Wild Christian.
(b) Wole bugs the choir leader until the leader agrees.
(c) The organist hears him singing, and asks him to join.
(d) Wole joins the choir because a member of the choir is a girl he has feelings for.
3. What happens to the naked woman at the beginning of Chapter 14?
(a) She doesn't say a word, and she is taken to the police station.
(b) She is beaten and paraded through the streets to humiliate her.
(c) She is applauded for her boldness and given an award.
(d) She is dragged to the police station after a fierce fight.
4. How does Wole react to the rite of manhood he endures in Chapter 9?
(a) Wole endures the pain easily, and is congratulated by Father.
(b) Wole laughs during the process, and Father thinks he is going mad.
(c) It is so painful, Wole sometimes feels as if he is in a dream.
(d) Wole nearly dies, and is rushed to the hospital.
5. What friend does Wole make in the church choir?
(a) Broda Pupa.
6. What is ogiri?
(a) A type of cheese product.
(b) Street orphans.
(c) Coconut cake.
(d) A swear word.
7. What is the name of Wole's grammar school?
(b) Daodu International.
(c) Ake Femi.
8. In Chapter 9 after a fight with a snake, what part of the snake does Broda Pupa bury?
(a) He refuses to bury the snake.
(b) The head.
(c) The rattle.
(d) The entire snake.
9. What racist view does Beere express in Chapter 15?
(a) Whites are lazy and given to theft.
(b) Whites dropped the A-Bomb on Japan in World War II because they were Asian.
(c) White men sleep with black women to feel superior.
(d) Whites always break promises.
10. What issue is NOT discussed at Wild Christian's women's group?
(a) Civil service.
(c) The drought.
(d) Infant mortality.
11. What rite of manhood does Wole endure at the end of Chapter 9?
(b) Wole is forced to fight several men in the village.
(c) A hunt for a wild boar.
(d) Wole is forced to sleep in a cave for four days.
12. How does the women's protest end?
(a) The women's demands are met.
(b) A woman is killed by police officers, shocking the group and ending the protest.
(c) In an unsatisfying deadlock.
(d) Several women are arrested, and the protest is forcibly broken up.
13. What do the women do to symbolically strip the local chiefs of their power?
(a) They knock over a totem pole.
(b) They burn paper money issued by the chiefs.
(c) They strip the chiefs of their scarves.
(d) They break their walking staffs.
14. Why is Wole disappointed when he reaches Isara in Chapter 9?
(a) Wole does not receive any presents from Father.
(b) He was promised an elephant statue from a trader, but he never got it.
(c) Isara is full of rich snobs who look down upon his family.
(d) The town is provincial and unsanitary.
15. What is an ogboni?
(a) A coconut cake.
(b) A blacksmith.
(c) A local chief.
(d) A crayfish stew.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is wrong with the man whom Wole and Broda Pupa encounter in Chapter 9 upon returning from the farm?
2. What complaint does Wole make at the beginning of Chapter 10?
3. How does the Alake respond initially to the women's group demands?
4. What form does the ghommid take when it chases Uncle Sanya in Chapter 1?
5. What secret promise does Beere make with Wole at the end of the book?
This section contains 717 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)