Facing Mount Kenya; the Tribal Life of Gikuyu Test | Final Test - Hard

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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. What do the boy's parents have to collect?

2. How do the Gikuyu children gain physical strength?

3. When is a man initiated into the council of peace?

4. What is a name of the Gikuyu God?

5. What does Kenyatta think the European teacher coming to Africa should do?

Short Essay Questions

1. What does Kenyatta hope his analysis of the educational system of the Gikuyu will help the Europeans understand?

2. What is circumcision required for among Gikuyus?

3. What happens when a Gikuyu girl accepts a boy in marriage?

4. Whom do the Gikuyu worship as God?

5. What happens if rain fails to fall normally?

6. How did the Gikuyu society become democratic?

7. What are reasons for divorce in Gikuyu society?

8. Where do the Gikuyu worship?

9. What is considered the sound of Ngai's movement? What is his weapon?

10. What does a Gikuyu mother teach her children?

Essay Topics

Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:

Essay Topic 1

Choose two of the following essay topics.

1) List the eleven types of Gikuyu magic.

2) Describe how charm and protective magic is used to protect one from wild animals and harmful entities.

3) Describe the love magic used to obtain the love of many for an individual.

Essay Topic 2

Choose two of the following essay topics.

1) What role does a Gikuyu mother play in the education of Gikuyu children?

2) What role does a Gikuyu father play in the education of his sons?

3) Why does Kenyatta feel European education would cause the downfall of the Gikuyu society?

Essay Topic 3

Choose two of the following essay topics.

1) How does Kenyatta defend the clitoridectomy of Gikuyu girls?

2) Describe the initiation of a Gikuyu girl. What is done to her the day before the the surgery? Describe all the steps in initiation. What privileges does she have after surgery?

3) Describe the initiation of a Gikuyu boy. What privileges does he have after he is circumcised?

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