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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why does Tayo suddenly tell Rocky he cannot go to the army?
(a) Tayo forgot he had promised Josiah he would always stay to help on the reservation
(b) He cannot produce a birth certificate
(c) He cannot pretend to be Rocky’s brother
(d) He is in love with an Indian girl in another village
2. What does Old Grandma tell Auntie Tayo needs?
(a) To return to the war
(b) A sweat lodge
(c) To get into a good fight
(d) A medicine man
3. What does Betonie draw in the sand that he tells Tayo to remember?
(a) The pattern of some stars
(b) A type of herb for nausea
(c) How to twine vines for the next Ceremony
(d) A map
4. What does Tayo do when Emo will not leave him alone at the bar?
(a) He leaves the bar
(b) He shoves a broken beer bottle into Emo’s stomach
(c) He calls the police and has them arrest Emo
(d) He hits Harley in the head with a cue stick
5. Where is Tayo's father from?
(c) Santa Fe
6. What does Tayo's sergeant tell the men to do that Tayo is unable to do?
(a) Bury evidence
(b) Kill young children
(c) Kill unarmed Japanese prisoners
(d) Beat up another American soldier
7. What is the worst thing for Tayo when in the war?
(a) The lack of privacy
(b) The sound of crickets
(c) The sound of artillery exploding
(d) The rain
8. What does Josiah ride when he is cutting cattle out on a deal with Ulibarri?
(a) A burro
(b) A palomino horse
(c) A mule
(d) A bay stallion
9. What does Josiah tell Tayo is the reason the cattle prices are down?
(a) He does not tell Tayo anything about cattle prices
(b) Because of the drought
(c) Because all the cattle are being taken to the army posts
(d) People are not buying because of the war
10. For what is Reed Woman scolded by her sister?
(a) Bathing all day
(b) Singing during the sacred
(c) Sleeping all day
(d) Dancing all night
11. What is carved on Ts’eh’s silver buckles on her moccasins?
12. With what were the walls of the Ts’eh’s cabin plastered?
(a) Gray mud
(b) Red Clay
(c) Joint compound
(d) Black porcelain mud
13. What happens to Harley when he left the sheep he was watching and left his horse tied by the road?
(a) He was mugged and wounded badly
(b) He ended up in the jail at Los Lunas
(c) He met a white woman who took him to Las Vegas
(d) He was recruited by a cattle rancher to work branding week
14. What does "she" say is the only cure in the four-line poem, "What She Said"?
(b) A good Ceremony
15. What does Tayo find out about cigarette butts when he is a toddler?
(a) They could be hot
(b) He would vomit if he ate them
(c) They would come apart if he tugged on them
(d) They came in different colors
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Harley say he traded for the truck he is driving?
2. Who bought the Ford coupe that Tayo’s friends pick him up in to go to the bar?
3. What does the medicine man say is the reason new ceremonies need to be created?
4. Where does Tayo's mother live?
5. What does Tayo do with the heart and liver of the deer?
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