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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. Why does Tayo suddenly tell Rocky he cannot go to the army?
(a) He cannot produce a birth certificate
(b) He is in love with an Indian girl in another village
(c) He cannot pretend to be Rocky’s brother
(d) Tayo forgot he had promised Josiah he would always stay to help on the reservation
2. What does Floyd Lee call his miles of barbed wire fencing?
(a) Home moat
(b) Wolf-proof fence
(c) Indian bait
(d) Cattle prod
3. How is Tayo able to anticipate Auntie’s mood?
(a) By how high her voice is when she speaks
(b) By what television show she has on
(c) By watching her face
(d) By what she cooks
4. What does Ku'oosh tell Tayo about the world?
(a) It is a fragile place
(b) It is strong and consistent
(c) It belongs to the Indians
(d) It is a frightening place
5. When Emo is banished from the Pueblo, where does he go?
(c) New York
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Emo carry in his little bag?
2. In one of the poems, who is Reed Woman's sister?
3. What does Josiah and Robert do to the deer while Rocky is gutting it?
4. What does Tayo do with the heart and liver of the deer?
5. What does Ts’eh serve Tayo for dinner?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why do the two ranch hands leave Tayo alone?
2. Why does Tayo’s aunt dislike Tayo and Tayo’s mother?
3. What happens to the family’s shepherd, Harley, the dog and the sheep?
4. How does a woman help Tayo find the cattle?
5. What does Tayo do when his friends leave in the morning what does he come to realize?
6. What is the difference between Tayo’s life as a soldier and his life as a civilian on a reservation?
7. Where is Tayo when his friends find him and what does Tayo tell himself about them?
8. What happens with Tayo when he first gets back home and where does he stay?
9. What does Tayo remember about Josiah and Night Swan?
10. How does Tayo start herding the cattle?
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