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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 Ayla do that reveals her secret skill?
(a) She kills a mammoth.
(b) She tracks Brac through the woods and finds him.
(c) She kills the hyena.
(d) She jumps into the stream and saves him from drowning.
2. What are the men doing when Ayla sees them in the clearing?
(a) Having a sacred ceremony
(b) Practicing with their weapons
(c) Returning from a hunt
(d) Making tools
3. What does Ayla remember Zoug saying about killing animals that are meat eaters?
(a) If you miss a meat eater with the sling, you can always follow up with a spear thrust.
(b) Meat eaters are the best food for winter.
(c) It is better to kill them with a sling because you do not have to get so close.
(d) Animals like a lynx or larger are easy to kill with a sling.
4. What does Ayla find while exploring?
(a) A perfect cave for the clan
(b) A herd of easy prey for the hunters
(c) Another one of the Others
(d) A dead cave lion
5. What does Ayla do wrong when Broud hits her?
(a) She gets his tea quickly.
(b) She cries out.
(c) She leaves.
(d) She hits back.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Ayla want while the clan continues traveling?
2. What direction does the cave face, making it an excellent selection for the clan's new home?
3. What is the lioness stalking when the girl gets too close?
4. What animal is Ayla's first true kill?
5. What happens while the women are preparing the mammoth for the journey home?
Short Essay Questions
1. What things does Creb consider when selecting a totem for a child?
2. What does Iza fear will happen after she dies?
3. Why does Creb take Durc to the other women for nursing?
4. What does the clan do with deformed babies?
5. What is the problem with Ayla forcing Brun to accept her child?
6. What causes the girl to run after the earthquake?
7. How does Ayla act towards Broud after she returns?
8. Why is Iza so happy about the news that she may stay at the Mog-ur's hearth?
9. What is Creb's argument for not cursing Ayla for almost trying to force Brun to accept the baby?
10. What does everyone talk about instead?
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