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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who preserves the memory of Hohenstaufen?
(a) The League Justice.
(b) The power of the crown gardians.
(c) Urach and Staufen.
2. What does the narrator say about Leo at the end of Part I?
(a) He probably knows more than the entire group.
(b) He is very unreliable.
(c) He is closer than a brother to the narrator.
(d) He is the holder of Solomon's Key.
3. In Part I, what holds up the journey's progress in a small provincial town?
(a) The opposition of Saturn and the moon.
(b) Terrible flooding.
(c) The Prince of the provinces.
(d) The Journey leader quits.
4. In Part II, how does H.H. describe what everything has become to him?
(a) Clear images reflected in a mirror.
(b) Hazy memories that disappear like a mist.
(c) Nightmares that keep him from falling asleep.
(d) A mass of separate fragmentory pictures.
5. What unmerited reputation does the League have in Part I?
(a) They will restore the monarchy.
(b) They will overthrow the government in India.
(c) They will take back the Holy Land.
(d) They are commisioned by St. Christopher.
6. At the beginning of Part II, who or what else is missing?
(a) Food needed for the rest of the journey.
(b) Orders from the Caliph.
(c) Other things from everyone.
(d) Instructions from the League Court.
7. How does H.H. describe his demeanor in Part II?
(a) He becomes angry and sullen.
(b) He becomes determined to succeed.
(c) He has feelings of sadness and doubt.
(d) He is restless.
8. In Part II, what does H.H. say is very difficult for him to do?
(a) Attest clearly to what he experienced.
(b) Make Leo understand why he must tell his story.
(c) Prevent the League from taking his journal.
(d) Relate a number of events connectedly.
9. What do the officials instruct the narrator to do once he is a member of the League?
(a) Attach himself to a group of ten people en route to the expidition.
(b) Meditate and prepare his body and soul to accept the Tao.
(c) Stand vigil over the sacred book for one full day and night.
(d) Fast for forty days to prove he is worthy of the task before him.
10. What is the narrator's life-goal?
(a) To understand the "Tao".
(b) To win the love of Princess Fatima.
(c) To travel with Roland.
(d) To capture a magical snake.
11. Who unexpectedly disappears from the journey as Part II opens?
12. In Part I, how does the narrator describe encounters with different parties?
(a) Parties ban together for the rest of the journey.
(b) As difficult and confusing.
(c) As pleasant, festive days.
(d) Different parties are very secretive.
13. How does the narrator describe the times early in Part I?
(a) Prosperous times.
(b) Painful times.
(c) Difficult times.
(d) Remarkable times.
14. What does the narrator say is in the East that disciples are traveling towards?
(a) The Bacchanalian feast.
(b) The great temple of Kundalini.
(c) The dawning of the Third Empire.
(d) The Home of LIght.
15. What doubts do H.H.'s memory of the journey and participants of the World War share?
(a) Whether or not they really experienced it.
(b) Whether others care what happened to them.
(c) Whether they will ever forget.
(d) Whether their story is worth telling.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does H.H. describe certain articles in Part II?
2. How far has the journey traveled as Part II begins?
3. According to H.H., what does the disappearance of a particular member threaten?
4. Who or what does H.H. say is the basis of his community in Part II?
5. What is placed on the narrator as he is admitted into the League?
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