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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 resource was taken most frequently from the rainforest during the 19th century?
(c) Exotic birds.
2. What practical joke does Alex recall Kate playing on him?
(a) She gave him a collapsing chair.
(b) She gave him a leaky glass.
(c) She gave him an exploding candy bar.
(d) She gave him chocolates filled with hot sauce.
3. What does Alex believe are his own best qualities?
(a) Kindness and generosity.
(b) Courage and clear thinking.
(c) Wisdom and logical thinking.
(d) Patience and humility.
4. Who is conspiring with Mauro Carias to kill the Amazon natives?
(a) Cesar Santos.
(b) Captain Ariosto.
(c) Ludovic Leblanc.
(d) Joel Gonzalez.
5. Why is Mauro Carias anxious to capture the beast?
(a) He believes the beast will be scientifically interesting.
(b) He believes the beast will attract tourism.
(c) He believes the beast interferes with business in the Amazon basin.
(d) He believes the beast will be an interesting specimen to display.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Kate give Alex to replace the losses from Morgana's theft?
2. Padre Valdomero believes the Amazon natives are advanced on a _________________plane.
3. What kind of problems does Kate believe there are?
4. What does the Amazon beast do when it encounters people?
5. Which of Kate's habits are bad for her health?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why are others unable to see Walimai's traveling companion?
2. Why is Alex upset by seeing his father shave his mother, Lisa's, head?
3. How did Nadia become multilingual?
4. Why is Alex's dog, Poncho, unusual?
5. Why does Cesar Santos say that the Amazon Indians rejected Christianity?
6. How have those who have seen the Beast been traumatized by the experience?
7. What theory does Kate accept about the origin of the Amazon Indians?
8. How does Alex's experience in New York prepare him for his trip to the Amazon?
9. What does Padre Valdomero's experience with the Beast reveal about the creature?
10. How does Kate show love for Alex in spite of her apparent disregard for his well-being?
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