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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part 1, Chapter 9.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What happens with Mira-Masi when she leaves Mama and Papa's home to go to the ashram?
(a) She visits Ramu.
(b) She and Uma get stuck on a plane on the way to England.
(c) She goes into a hospital.
(d) She rallies health-wise.
2. How does Uma's mama respond to Uma's return?
(a) Mama is very understanding.
(b) Mama's feelings are hurt.
(c) Mama is very angry.
(d) Mama is worried about Uma's state of mind
3. What does Papa do every day after work?
(a) Visit the temple.
(b) Play cricket.
(c) Call his father.
(d) Play tennis.
4. Where do both families go when Aruna and her in-laws are visiting?
(a) To the movie theater.
(b) To light incense in the temple.
(c) To bathe in the Ganges.
(d) To watch fireworks.
5. Where does Uma go after making her phone call in Chapter 9?
(a) To sleep on the sofa.
(b) The veranda.
(c) Out for a walk.
(d) To soak in the tub.
Short Answer Questions
1. What do Uma and Aruna feel about their mother's pregnancy?
2. What does Papa demand at his meals?
3. What does Uma collect?
4. Where is Arun at the opening of the novel?
5. What do Mama and Papa do on occasional evenings at the club?
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