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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 gods work with Nala's brother to convince him to play a game of dice?
(a) Tejaji and Parvati.
(b) Kannaki and Chandra.
(c) Nandni and Vithoba.
(d) Kali and Dwapara.
2. What assistant of Shiva's, who is deformed and dwarfish, orders Ravana to cease and desist from moving the mountain?
3. Who rises into the sky and breaks the tower of Ravana's palace?
4. Who is referred to as chief of the minor gods in Nala?
5. Who orders Madhavi destroyed by fire in The Mispaired Anklet?
Short Answer Questions
1. To what goddess does Asvapati pray for a child?
2. Where does Rama strike a deadly blow in Ravana?
3. What weapon does Ravana give his son with which to attack a giant monkey?
4. Ravana is first known by what name?
5. What in Sanskrit refers to the foremost poet or fountainhead of poetry?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Vibhishana suggest Ravana do rather than fight?
2. What does Savitri do when her husband's death is coming near in Savitri?
3. Who arrives to save Sita in Ravana? What does he do to free her?
4. What moral lesson is relayed in the story of Draupadi?
5. Who does Damayanti encounter in Chedi? What does she do at that point?
6. Why do Ravana and his brothers go into seclusion? What does Ravana gain?
7. Who named Ravana? Describe his family.
8. What do Ravana and his brothers do when they come out from seclusion?
9. Where does Nala leave Damayanti behind in Nala? Why?
10. What does Ravana hear of Rama throughout the city? What is his impression?
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