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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 mountain gets in Ravana's way when riding home after vanquishing his brother's lands?
(a) The Kailas mountain.
(b) The Kapilash mountain.
(c) The Kalanag mountain.
(d) The Kangyatse mountain.
2. Who is Kovalan married to in The Mispaired Anklet?
3. Who becomes king after Nala loses at a game of dice?
4. Who is Shakuntala's mother?
5. What is the true identity of Siti in Valmiki?
Short Answer Questions
1. Asvapati is the ruler of what kingdom in the story Savitri?
2. Who is Ravana's sister that enters his chamber claiming that Rama has attacked her?
3. Because his brother had attempted to advise him, Ravana decides to march upon his land, vanquish him, and steal which of his possessions?
4. How many arms did Ravana have at birth?
5. Who is left with nothing but his loincloth in the ending of Nala?
Short Essay Questions
1. What moral lesson is relayed in the story of Draupadi?
2. Where does King Nala find himself after Damayanti's Swayamwara is announced?
3. What does Ravana hear of Rama throughout the city? What is his impression?
4. Describe the figure of Valmiki. What great work did he compose?
5. Who does Savitri discover by her husband in the forest in Savitri? What does she say to him?
6. Who does Damayanti encounter in Chedi? What does she do at that point?
7. Why do Ravana and his brothers go into seclusion? What does Ravana gain?
8. How does Ravana die?
9. Who arrives to save Sita in Ravana? What does he do to free her?
10. Why is Asvapati praying in the beginning of Savitri? To whom does he pray?
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