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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. What was Rudi's mother known for?
(a) The sweetness of her smile.
(b) Her compassion for the other townsfolk.
(c) The delicateness of her build.
(d) The musical nature of her laugh.
2. What had changed in Rudi's lifetime?
(a) The Citadel had been climbed.
(b) The village had become a tourist attraction.
(c) Rudi's father had died.
(d) Rudi had promised he would never climb the Citadel.
3. What mountain was used as a "practice mountain" by guides and visiting climbers?
4. Where was the voice coming from?
(a) Inside a crevasse.
(b) Behind him from the path.
(c) One of the mountain slopes.
(d) Behind him from the valley.
5. How far down does the person guess he is?
(a) About twenty feet.
(b) About ten feet.
(c) They are barely conscious, and are dazed.
(d) About thirty feet.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why was Rudi struggling under his burdens?
2. What does Teo say abut Rudi?
3. With what does Teo fill the pack he gives to Rudi?
4. How did Rudi know his father's shirt had to be of high quality?
5. How old was Rudi's mother when Josef died?
Short Essay Questions
1. What did Rudi's uncle's face tell him, and how did this make Rudi feel?
2. How did Rudi save Mr. Winter?
3. Why was it dangerous to travel up the slope in the sun?
4. Why do the people of the village think that Winter is crazy?
5. What was Rudi's fear when he had heard the voice?
6. Why does Rudi take such good care of his father's shirt?
7. In what ways was Rudi's build different from that of most boys of the village?
8. Who was Mr. Winter?
9. How could Captain Winter easily die if Franz lost his footing?
10. How was Rudi a "prisoner"?
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