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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 18 through 22.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What was Lalla Thor's personality like?
(a) Funny and full of pranks.
(b) Serious, proper, and correct.
2. What cloth was the small veil, or litham, made of that the nationalists' wives wore?
(a) Heavy cotton.
(c) Sheer silk chiffon.
3. How did Asmahan die?
(b) Airplane accident.
(c) Heart attack.
(d) Car accident.
4. What did Mina think of terrace magic?
(a) She was against it.
(b) She sometimes chanted incantations on the terrace.
(c) She lead the incantations.
(d) She went along with the crowd.
5. Who was Leila Mourad?
(b) Prime minister.
(d) Egyptian movie star.
Short Answer Questions
1. At what time did the doorkeeper in Mernissi's childhood home turn off the stair lights at night?
2. Who guarded the official means of access to the forbidden terrace?
3. Why did the children get treated with indulgence by the women of the harem?
4. Where did Asmahan have a beauty spot on her face?
5. What color dress did Mernissi wear when she sang nationalist songs for her grandmother?
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