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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 do Robert and Tayo take to Pinkie out at the sheep camp?
(a) Soda pop and comic books
(b) Pinkie’s girl friend
(c) Wool blankets
(d) Rented movies
2. What does "she" say is the only cure in the four-line poem, "What She Said"?
(a) A good Ceremony
3. What does Tayo do right before Rocky begins to dress a deer they killed in a hunt?
(a) Covers the deer’s head with his jacket
(b) Start crying
(c) Walks away
(d) Pulls up long grass and covers the deer’s head
4. What does the medicine man say about living so close to Gallup?
(a) He hates it
(b) The town belongs to the land
(c) He is thinking about moving
(d) The town is out of place
5. What is painted on the war shield that is at Tayo’s house when he returns from finding the cattle?
(a) A night sky with stars
(b) A Navajo war chief
(c) A cave with a spring in it
(d) A horse
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Helen Jean live before she moves to Gallup?
2. What does Josiah ride when he is cutting cattle out on a deal with Ulibarri?
3. What is the name of the medicine man that Ku'oosh wants Tayo to see?
4. What does the woman with reddish hair do when white men come to harass the women at the arroyo?
5. What does Tayo do with the heart and liver of the deer?
Short Essay Questions
1. Who are the family members who are kind to Tayo?
2. What does Josiah tell Tayo about the spring and how does Tayo feel about the story?
3. How do Josiah and the boys learn about cattle care?
4. What happens to the family’s shepherd, Harley, the dog and the sheep?
5. What kind of Indian is Tayo and what are his earliest memories of his mother?
6. What does Betonie tell Tayo about change and trust?
7. How does Tayo prefer to sleep and how does Old Grandma and Robert feel around Tayo?
8. Who is hired as a shepherd after Harley and how does that go?
9. What does Betonie tell Tayo about why Tayo saw Indian faces in the Japanese?
10. Of what does Tayo dream as he and Robert prepare for winter? What does Tayo decide to do because of the dreams?
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