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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 1 Flight.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Mafatu do by the shoreline?
(a) He cries.
(b) He prays to the goddess to help him.
(c) He sits and watches the other men.
(d) He fashions spears, nets, and sharkline for the other young boys to use.
2. What has happened when Mafatu attempts to overcome his fear?
(a) He is overcome by the power of the sea to intimidate him.
(b) Everyone laughs at him.
(c) He does not have the skills to overcome his fear.
(d) He is only successful for a little while.
3. How do the other fishermen feel about her decision?
4. What would cause Mafatu to lose his spear or line?
(a) Bad memories would take over his hands.
(b) The rough seas.
(c) A large fish.
(d) Other children.
5. What does Mafatu hear some of the other boys calling his crafty work?
(a) A waste of time.
(b) Woman's work.
Short Answer Questions
1. What else taunts him?
2. Why does Mafatu's mother take him out to the barrier reef?
3. What danger do they survive?
4. What is coming their way?
5. Who does Mafatu begin to follow?
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