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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who pulls Jahja's tooth?
(a) Ali's uncle.
2. How does the narrator describe Mirza during the meeting of oil princes in Chapter 16?
3. Where does Nachararyan plan to marry Nino?
4. What is written in the marriage contract about Nino's religion?
(a) She will blend it with Islam.
(b) Nothing is mentioned.
(c) She will give it up.
(d) She will keep it.
5. What weapon does Ali use to fight the Russians in Chapter 29?
(a) A cannon.
(b) A sword.
(c) A dagger.
(d) A machine gun.
6. Why does Arslan Aga leave Ali with a stack of paper and a pen?
(a) To write love poems.
(b) To write him letters.
(c) To write his hero's story.
(d) To record the events of the war.
7. Who delivers news of Russians in the newly independent Baku?
(a) Iljas Beg.
(d) Safar Khan.
8. How does Ali feel when his male guests touch Nino's hands in Chapter 28?
9. Who kills the Nachararyan family?
(a) Ali's father.
(c) No one knows.
(d) Ali's partner.
10. Who orders Nino to be taken home after Nachararyan tried to kidnap her?
(b) Seyd Mustafa.
(c) Ali's father.
11. Where does Nino say she plans to go when she is exiled for her mistake of leaving with Nachararyan?
12. After British troops leave Azerbaijan, who does Ali worry about coming in the country?
13. What does Jahja want to do in Chapter 25 after meeting with Ali?
(a) Call an exorcist.
(b) Help Ali move.
(c) Write a novel.
(d) Find a new job.
14. According to Ali's uncle in Chapter 24, what "lightens the world"?
(a) Persian air.
(b) Persian art.
(c) Persian women.
(d) Persian oil.
15. What does Ali do while Nino is in labor?
(a) He takes a vacation.
(b) He eats.
(c) He drinks alcohol.
(d) He prays.
Short Answer Questions
1. How many witnesses sign Ali and Nino's marriage contract?
2. What season is it when Baku is considered to be liberated?
3. What is the purpose of the proposed Empire of Turan?
4. In Chapter 16, what decision do the oil princes make at the end of their meeting?
5. What rumor does Arslan spread about Ali and Nino?
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