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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 1 through 6.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does Mernissi describe the harem she lived in in Fez?
(a) Like a fortress.
(b) Like a storybook fantasy.
(c) A comforting safe haven.
(d) A fun castle.
2. What game did Yasmina create to help Mernissi fall asleep in "The French Harem"?
(a) Counting stars.
(b) Counting sheep.
(c) Making up adventure stories.
(d) The walk in the open fields.
3. What was shape of the house on Grandfather Tazi's farm where the harem lived?
4. What were the streets of Medina like when Mernissi was growing up?
(a) Large and straight.
(b) Narrow, dark, and serpentine.
5. What did Mernissi say she wanted to learn from Aunt Habiba?
(a) How to make dresses.
(b) How to embroider.
(c) How to buy the best cuts of meat in the market.
(d) How to talk in the night.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is Fatima Mernissi?
2. What did Mernissi and her cousin sleep on when they stayed overnight with Aunt Habiba?
3. What rank did Lalla Thor have on Grandfather Tazi's farm?
4. What does the anxiety prayer "Ya Latif" mean?
5. What was the name of Yasmina's duck?
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