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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is Kira's job in the Edifice?
(a) To embroider the Singer's cloak.
(b) To repair and maintain the Singer's robe.
(c) To knit the Ruin Singer a new stole.
(d) To repair the Singer's hat.
2. What does Kira find destroyed in Chapter 2 when she returns home?
(a) Her roof.
(b) Her cott.
(c) Her garden.
(d) Her loom.
3. Where does Kira decide to go on her first morning in the Edifice?
(a) To the weaver's shed.
(b) To a stream to wash up.
(c) To the next village.
(d) Back to her old cott.
4. How does Kira learn the rituals of ceremony that are expected before the Council of Guardians?
(a) By watching similar events in the past.
(b) By listening to her mother.
(c) By reading about the rituals.
(d) By guessing.
5. What comforts Kira's aching fingers one evening in Chapter 9?
(a) Rubbing them in wool.
(b) Warm water from the bath.
(c) Ointment from her mother's belongings.
(d) Her embroidered scrap of cloth.
Short Answer Questions
1. According to local law, who may be appointed to defend Kira?
2. Where do the women of the village plan to take Kira?
3. What are Matt and his friends doing while Kira is on trial?
4. What gift do Kira and Thomas give Matt in Chapter 10?
5. What other object of her mother's does Kira find in Matt's bundle?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe Kira's living quarters in the Edifice.
2. Who is the blind man and what is his significance in the story?
3. What warning does Matt give Kira in Chapter 1?
4. Describe what is known about the character Annabella by the end of Chapter 8.
5. How is Kira's embroidered scrap of cloth and Thomas' carved piece of wood similar?
6. What are Kira's options for defense during the trial?
7. What does Matt manage to save from Kira's cott before it is burned?
8. What do the Ruin song and the Singer's robe reveal about the history of Kira's world?
9. Describe what is known about the character Jo by the end of Chapter 13.
10. How does Kira react to Matt's decision to join the hunt?
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