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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 Tayo tell Betonie about the Ceremony Betonie has performed?
(a) Tayo says he wants to pay Betonie for it
(b) Tayo says he believes he is cured
(c) Tayo says it did no good
(d) Tayo does not talk to Betonie about the Ceremony
2. What are the two names that all of creation is said to have in modern times?
(a) Old and new
(b) Mundane and ceremonial
(c) Spiritual and material
(d) Indian and white
3. How did white people come to be, according to the medicine man?
(a) The Great Spirit created them to teach Indians courage
(b) They were created by Indian witchery
(c) They were all born at the same time but took different paths through evolution
(d) A white god from another universe placed them on the earth
4. How does the medicine man Tayo is sent to wear his hair?
(a) It is cut short like the military
(b) In a single braid down his back
(c) Tied in a chongo knot with red yarn
(d) It is shoulder length and wavy
5. What color is the beard of the store keeper where Tayo tries to buy some candy?
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Harley tell Leroy to take Tayo for a cure?
2. What is carved on Ts’eh’s silver buckles on her moccasins?
3. What do Tayo, Leroy and Emo earn in the war?
4. Why are some of the cattles’ necks scraped?
5. What kind of hat does Descheeny wear?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Betonie tell Tayo about change and trust?
2. Where does Tayo spend the night on the day he finds the cattle and who does he see when he wakes?
3. How does Robert begin to break through to Tayo and why might Robert be a good person to talk to his nephew?
4. What does Tayo’s mother do with him when he is four?
5. How is Rocky different from Tayo and what does Rocky want to do when he is an adult?
6. What does Tayo find out when he returns to his family?
7. How is Tayo when the war is over?
8. How does Rocky end up dead?
9. What does Tayo remember about Josiah and Night Swan?
10. What happens to Tayo after he attacks Emo?
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