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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What was the first leg of Boesman and Lena's travels?
(a) Coega to Veelplaas.
(b) Missionvale to Redhouse.
(c) Coeaga to Redhouse.
(d) Redhouse to Veelplaas.
2. Who says, "When you make a hole in your face the noise that comes out is as good as nothing, because nobody hears it"?
3. What does Lena tell the dead man is still happening before his eyes?
(a) His life.
(b) Her life.
(c) The tears.
(d) The world.
4. What does Lena mean when she says "Vuka!" to Outa?
(a) Go away!
(b) Stop snoring!
(c) Wake up!
(d) I'll beat you!
5. What is a dronkie?
(b) Old person.
(c) Black person.
6. What does Lena say "hasn't got a hole in it yet"?
(a) The bucket.
(b) Her head.
(c) Her bottle.
(d) The blanket.
7. What does Lena begin doing after Boesman goes into the shelter?
(a) Singing and dancing.
8. What happened to Lena's firewood?
(a) It was stolen.
(b) They used it all.
(c) It got wet.
(d) It crumbled.
9. What does "Outa" mean?
(a) Young man.
(c) Blind man.
(d) Old man.
10. What do people like Lena and Boesman do with the White Man's rubbish?
(a) Wear it, eat it, or sleep in it.
(b) Savor it.
(c) Clean it.
(d) Burn it.
11. To whom does Lena say, "Why the hell you do it so soon? There's things I didn't tell you, man. And now this as well"?
12. What does Lena plan on digging for tomorrow?
13. What does Boesman do after Outa has passed away?
(a) Leaves the shanty.
(b) Goes into the shelter.
(c) Digs a grave.
(d) Calls for help.
14. Who says, "Big yellow donner with its jawbone to the ground. One bite and there's a hole in the earth!"?
15. What is Boesman talking about when he says, "web wereld, kom brandewyn"?
(a) The shanty.
(c) The door.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who says, "We're the whiteman's rubbish. That's why he's so beneukt with us. He can't get rid of his rubbish"?
2. What does Lena say that Boesman left on the dead man?
3. What is the one thing Boesman says he's looking for?
4. What does Lena wear?
5. What does Boesman imitate to irritate Lena?
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