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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. 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.
2. In Part I, what holds up the journey's progress in a small provincial town?
(a) Terrible flooding.
(b) The Prince of the provinces.
(c) The Journey leader quits.
(d) The opposition of Saturn and the moon.
3. What does the narrator says is impairing him as he starts his narration early in Part I?
(a) An injury to his head.
(b) An injury to his leg.
(c) His confidence and recollection.
(d) His eyesight.
4. What does the Leader say about "grace" in Part I?
(a) Once found it cannot be lost.
(b) It is regained by repentance.
(c) It is not recognized by common people.
(d) It cannot be bought.
5. What happens to H.H.'s first attempt to tell his story?
(a) He loses his journal.
(b) He believes the journey is not worth remembering.
(c) He is too sad to remember the events.
(d) He is brought to a halt by a single, small episode.
6. What impression do most people have of the League?
(a) It is a league of wonderous judges.
(b) It is the secret protectors of Christian artifacts.
(c) It is one of many newly blossomed cults.
(d) It is an ancient group of mystics.
7. In Part II, what does H.H. say is the only important thing in his life?
(a) Writing his memoirs.
(b) The League's Journey East.
(c) The love of Fatima.
(d) The Conquest of the Ottoman Empire.
8. In Part II, what does H.H. say he would willing exchange his belief for?
(a) A more hopeful belief.
(b) A chance to converse with Siddhartha.
(c) A chance to go home.
(d) A chance to see the Christ child.
9. According to H.H., what must the historian do to allow meaning into a narrative?
(a) Remain as true to the actual events as possible.
(b) Create realistic scenes with vivid imagery.
(c) Provide a common thread of knowlege for all of history.
(d) Invent units, heroes, nations, and ideas.
10. In Part II, where does one man assert an important document is?
(a) In the Blue Pot.
(b) In a protective leather pouch.
(c) In Leo's bag.
(d) At the journey's end.
11. According to H.H., what does the disappearance of a particular member threaten?
(a) The value and meaning of everything, even life.
(b) Leo's ability to perform magic.
(c) The future of the League.
(d) The secrecy of the League.
12. 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.
13. What or who does H.H. say historical events happen to?
(a) The participants.
(b) The future.
(c) The nameless.
(d) The victors.
14. What belief does H.H. say he is sadly sure of?
(a) His friend, Lukas, is a liar.
(b) The original League document is in Leo's bag.
(c) His health will weaken befor the Journey is complete.
(d) He will never meet Princess Fatima.
15. In Part I, what does the narrator realize about the Journey East?
(a) It is a long and difficult journey.
(b) It is a single pilgrmage.
(c) It brings full enlightment to each traveler.
(d) It is a procession of believers moving towards the East.
Short Answer Questions
1. In the beginning of Part II, how does H.H. say the character's disappearance came about?
2. How far has the journey traveled as Part II begins?
3. In Part II, what does H.H. say most historians want to do?
4. What does the narrator say about Leo at the end of Part I?
5. In Part I, what does the narrator say that several other authors claim?
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