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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 does the medicine man tell Tayo about the Japanese?
(a) He does not mention the Japanese
(b) They are pushed to war by bad spirits
(c) They were related to the Indians 30,000 years ago
(d) They are part of the white sickness
2. Where is Thought-Woman sitting in the opening poem?
(a) On top of a mountain
(b) In her room
(c) Under a tree
(d) In a creek bed
3. What animal went to the mother of the people during a drought and asked forgiveness for the people?
(a) A coyote
(b) A dragonfly
(c) A greenbottle fly
(d) A road runner
4. What does Emo call Tayo because Emo thinks Tayo believes he is better than the rest of them?
(b) Uncle Tom
5. What does Robert tell Tayo the elders have said when Tayo tells Robert he is ready to help?
(a) The elders do not discuss Tayo with Robert
(b) That Tayo is going to be elected to the council
(c) That Tayo needs to get help
(d) That Tayo must move off the reservation
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Tayo want to go when he wakes up crying and dreaming about Josiah?
2. What does the medicine man do when Tayo wakes and the medicine man sits down with Tayo?
3. What do Tayo, Leroy and Emo earn in the war?
4. Where does Josiah have the cattle unloaded?
5. With what creature is Thought-Woman associated?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Robert begin to break through to Tayo and why might Robert be a good person to talk to his nephew?
2. What kind of Indian is Tayo and what are his earliest memories of his mother?
3. Who is Night Swan and how does she know Josiah?
4. Why does Tayo’s aunt dislike Tayo and Tayo’s mother?
5. What does Josiah decide to purchase and who advised him to do it?
6. Why do the two ranch hands leave Tayo alone?
7. How does a woman help Tayo find the cattle?
8. How is Tayo treated as a child by the village?
9. Who are the family members who are kind to Tayo?
10. What does Tayo watch his friends do from a boulder above them?
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