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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 Iza use for a medicine bag?
(a) A cow's stomach
(b) A pliable hide
(c) An otter hide
(d) A bag made from flax fibers
2. What had Brun planned to do to with Iza before she rescued Ayla?
(a) Give her to Broud
(b) Have the Mog-ur provide for her
(c) Give her to Grod
(d) Take her and her baby to his own hearth
3. Where does the clan allow gestures of affection?
(b) In the boundaries of the fire only
(c) Only outside the cave
4. What feature of Creb's hearth makes it especially ideal for him?
(a) It is right next to the outdoor spring of fresh water.
(b) It is right next to the opening of the sacred ceremonial cave.
(c) An outcropping of stone protects him from the winds.
(d) The lack of sunlight keeps it from getting too hot.
5. What does Iza give Ayla before the mammoth hunt?
(a) Her own otter-skin medicine bag
(b) An amulet
(c) A special carrying basket
(d) A new wrap
Short Answer Questions
1. How long does the girl stay in the cave?
2. What kind of shelter does the girl's family have?
3. Why does Brun reprimand Broud in the clearing?
4. What kind of tools are women of the clan allowed to make?
5. Why does Iza believe her healing magic will work on the child of the Others?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Brun refrain from interfering in the battle of wills between Broud and Ayla?
2. How does Ayla act towards Broud after she returns?
3. Why do the mog-urs finally decide to accept Ayla and let her make the special ceremonial drink?
4. Why is the clan traveling?
5. How does the girl stay warm at night?
6. What does Broud envision about the combined cave ceremony and his manhood ceremony?
7. Why is Ayla embarrassed as the clan begins its journey to the Clan Gathering?
8. What is the problem with Ayla forcing Brun to accept her child?
9. What does Creb realize about Durc?
10. Why is Iza so happy about the news that she may stay at the Mog-ur's hearth?
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