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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How old is Kope'mah when she falls ill?
(c) One hundred.
2. How old is Set?
3. Who tells Grey that the bear is coming?
(b) Perfecto Atole.
(d) The bear himself.
4. What did Billy the Kid return as promised?
(a) Billy Burt's money.
(b) Billy Burt's mare.
(c) Jose Cordova's horse.
(d) Jose Cordova's money.
5. How does Grey feel about the horse she names Dog?
(a) He is the best she could get.
(b) He is the best.
(c) He is difficult., but teachable.
(d) He is uncontrollable.
6. What does Grey imagine she gave Billy the Kid in jail?
(a) A knife.
(b) A pin.
(c) A note.
(d) A gun.
7. Who does Grey live with?
(a) Jessie Mottledmare.
(b) She lives alone.
(d) Worcester Meat.
8. How does Murphy lose his horse?
(a) He sells it to Grey.
(b) He trades it for sex with Grey.
(c) It runs away from him.
(d) He loses it on a bet.
9. What is Billy the Kid's mood in Grey's vision of him?
10. Which tribe's myth forms the basis of this story?
11. What was the date of Billy the Kid's death?
(a) July 15.
(b) July 16.
(c) July 13.
(d) July 14.
12. What does death seem to be to Kope'mah?
(a) An enemy.
(b) A friend.
(c) A blessing.
(d) A riddle.
13. What does the wise man advise the people to do with the boy's story?
(a) Change him into a bear.
(b) Change him into a werewolf.
(c) Change him into a wolf.
(d) Change him into a dog.
14. Who is Henry McCarty?
(a) The sheriff pursuing Billy the Kid.
(b) A physician in Trinidad, Colorado.
(c) Billy the Kid.
(d) Kope'mah's physician.
15. With whose death does the story begin?
(a) John Poe.
(b) Billy the Kid.
(c) Pete Maxwell.
(d) Alejandro Segura.
Short Answer Questions
1. What passion had Perfecto Atole given Grey?
2. According to the Ethnographic Dictionary of Navajo language, why are astrological pursuits often associated with witchcraft?
3. What has the form of a wheel of burning glass?
4. How does the author describe Kiowa life in the summertime?
5. Where does Grey imagine she met Billy the Kid?
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