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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. How old is Tayo when his mother leaves him?
2. Who does Tayo keep thinking he sees as being dead?
(c) His mother
(d) A yellow-stripped cat
3. What is unusual about the pine tree where Tayo makes a hole in the fence where his cattle are located?
(a) It has been split by lightning
(b) It has grown into one tree with an oak
(c) It has three trunks
(d) It is bent over so that it top almost touches the ground
4. What kind of hat does Descheeny wear?
(a) Leather cowboy hat
(b) Coon skin hat
(c) Baseball cap
(d) Badger fur hat
5. What does Tayo do with the heart and liver of the deer?
(a) They eat it raw right out of the body
(b) He wraps them in cheesecloth
(c) He leaves them for the wolves
(d) He puts them into a cooler
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Tayo tell Betonie about the Ceremony Betonie has performed?
2. What does Floyd Lee call his miles of barbed wire fencing?
3. What does the medicine man say is the reason new ceremonies need to be created?
4. What does Ku'oosh tell Tayo about the world?
5. What does Rocky wish for when he and Tayo throw money off the bridge in San Diego?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Tayo’s aunt dislike Tayo and Tayo’s mother?
2. What does Tayo think about the cattle in the book compared to his uncle’s cattle?
3. What does Betonie tell Tayo about why Tayo saw Indian faces in the Japanese?
4. What does Betonie do when he takes Tayo up into the foothills? How does Tayo respond?
5. How is Tayo treated as a child by the village?
6. What kind of Indian is Tayo and what are his earliest memories of his mother?
7. What does Josiah decide to purchase and who advised him to do it?
8. Of what does Tayo dream as he and Robert prepare for winter? What does Tayo decide to do because of the dreams?
9. How is Rocky different from Tayo and what does Rocky want to do when he is an adult?
10. Where are Tayo and Rocky sent, what kind of problem does Tayo have there and what does Rocky do to try and help Tayo?
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