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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What unmerited reputation does the League have in Part I?
(a) They will overthrow the government in India.
(b) They will restore the monarchy.
(c) They will take back the Holy Land.
(d) They are commisioned by St. Christopher.
2. What does the narrator say is the one paradox that must be accepted?
(a) It is necessary to attempt the seemingly impossible.
(b) A fool is wiser than the greatest king.
(c) Life and death are inseparable.
(d) Love conquers all obstacles.
3. In Part I, what does the narrator believe is his great fortune?
(a) To inherit a modest fortune.
(b) To be a gifted writer.
(c) To belong to the League.
(d) To find a rare map.
4. In Part II, another person on the journey claims what about certain writings?
(a) They are understood only by League members.
(b) They are writings in French and Hebrew.
(c) They are important German writings.
(d) They are original characters known only by the master.
5. How is Leo described by H.H. in Part II?
(a) He is old and wise.
(b) He has a handsome face and good humor.
(c) He is no longer important to the journey.
(d) He is a thief.
6. Where does the group camp as Part II begins?
(a) In an oasis in the Sahara.
(b) A dark forest in Greece.
(c) A narrow mountain gorge on the Italian border.
(d) A meadow in the Alps.
7. What does H.H. say no longer exists in the group?
(a) The strength to stay on the journey.
(b) The desire to reach their individual goals.
(c) The ability to remain in the League.
(d) The desire to maintain unity.
8. What leads to heated arguments within the group at the beginning of Part II?
(a) Whether or not to continue the journey.
(b) The possible loss of an important document.
(c) The leader's inablilty to gain the group's confidence.
(d) H.H.'s very bad temper.
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) Fast for forty days to prove he is worthy of the task before him.
(c) Stand vigil over the sacred book for one full day and night.
(d) Meditate and prepare his body and soul to accept the Tao.
10. Who unexpectedly disappears from the journey as Part II opens?
11. In Part I, where does the narrator say his happiness arises from?
(a) Meeting Mozrt and hearing him play.
(b) The freedom to experience everything simultaneously.
(c) Arriving at the King of Siam's colony and feasting with him.
(d) Being able to see the Sun Mountains.
12. What does the narrator says is impairing him as he starts his narration early in Part I?
(a) His confidence and recollection.
(b) His eyesight.
(c) An injury to his leg.
(d) An injury to his head.
13. What is placed on the narrator as he is admitted into the League?
(a) A brilliant purple cape with gold embroidery.
(b) A simple brown robe with a cowl.
(c) The League ring is placed on his finger.
(d) A black fez with a red tassle and gold crescent.
14. In the beginning of Part II, how does H.H. say the character's disappearance came about?
(a) That character has an emergency at home.
(b) It is a link in a chain of disasterous events.
(c) That character leaves the League.
(d) It is because of an accident.
15. At the beginning of Part II, who or what else is missing?
(a) Orders from the Caliph.
(b) Food needed for the rest of the journey.
(c) Other things from everyone.
(d) Instructions from the League Court.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the unanimously observed rule of the group?
2. What does everyone agree on about a particular document in Part II?
3. Who does the narrator meet in Part I and love immediately?
4. In Part II, where does one man assert an important document is?
5. According to H.H., what does the disappearance of a particular member threaten?
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