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Firoozeh Dumas
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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What was finally successful in helping Nematollah lose weight?
(a) Sit-ups.
(b) The Body Shaper.
(c) Jogging.
(d) Pull-ups.

2. Kazem considered himself the ________ of Iran since he was the first in the family to settle permanently in America.
(a) Sir Francis Drake.
(b) Leif Ericson.
(c) Napoleon Bonaparte.
(d) Christopher Columbus.

3. Where did Firoozeh have her honeymoon?
(a) Mexico City.
(b) Sydney.
(c) Miami.
(d) Paris.

4. How many Iranian colleagues and their families did Kazem invite to meet his family at Disneyland in Chapter 4?
(a) 11.
(b) 8.
(c) 6.
(d) 18.

5. Where did Firoozeh end up at Disneyland in Chapter 4?
(a) The main gate.
(b) Space Mountain.
(c) The Indiana Jones Adventure Ride.
(d) Lost and Found.

6. What is Firoozeh's family's last name?
(a) Darlington.
(b) Davis.
(c) Ducatti.
(d) Dumas.

7. What is an undesirable item referred to on the show "Let's Make a Deal"?
(a) Zip.
(b) Zonk.
(c) Zing.
(d) Zap.

8. What American middle name did Firoozeh add to her name in Newport Beach?
(a) Rebecca.
(b) Julie.
(c) Sarah.
(d) Helen.

9. Where had the teacher thought Firoozeh was from when she was supposed to speak to a class about her homeland in Chapter 7?
(a) Brazil.
(b) Argentina.
(c) Peru.
(d) Ecuador.

10. Who in Firoozeh's family could speak English when they first arrived in California?
(a) Firoozeh.
(b) Sedigeh.
(c) Nazireh.
(d) Kazem.

11. What language did Firoozeh's family principally speak?
(a) Persian.
(b) English.
(c) Bengali.
(d) French.

12. During the Iranian Hostage Crisis, Firoozeh's mother claimed to be from Russia or where?
(a) Italy.
(b) Poland.
(c) Turkey.
(d) Spain.

13. Who hosted "The Price Is Right" when Firoozeh's family watched it?
(a) Rod Roddy.
(b) Bob Barker.
(c) Drew Carey.
(d) Pat Sajak.

14. Where was the summer camp located which Firoozeh attended in Chapter 8?
(a) The Salmon Mountains.
(b) The Mammoth Mountains.
(c) The Appalachian Mountains.
(d) The Marble Mountains.

15. Where in California did Firoozeh's family move on their first move from Iran?
(a) San Diego, California.
(b) Thousand Oaks, California.
(c) Whittier, California.
(d) Pomona, California.

Short Answer Questions

1. Where did Francois want to honeymoon?

2. Who was asked to find the perfect summer camp for Firoozeh in Chapter 8?

3. What is the name of Firoozeh's husband?

4. Nematollah tried using a diet shake to lose weight, which was somewhat successful until he decided it tasted better with what?

5. Of what heritage was Francois' grandfather?

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