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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. Where does Vainamoinen want to send his friend Sampsa at the beginning of part 16?
(a) On a journey of discovery.
(b) On a quest in search of wood.
(c) To Louhi's house with a message.
(d) To Lemmenkainen with a challenge.
2. What is happening when the Water-Mother experiences an upsurge of energy?
(a) Lemminkainen is being born.
(b) The Maid of Pohja is singing to her.
(c) The small bird's eggs are hatching on her knee.
(d) Monsters are swallowing the sun.
3. Which tree does Vainamoinen leave standing?
(a) The oak.
(b) The laurel.
(c) The birch.
(d) The aspen.
4. What do the gods decide to do when they hear Lemmenkainen bragging?
(a) They make him fall into a deep sleep.
(b) They send him on a wild chase after an elk.
(c) They turn him into a goose.
(d) They discourage him in the shape of his mother.
5. Why does Annikki tell Ilmarinen where Vainamoinen is sailing?
(a) She wants to make sure that Vainamoinen does not reveal Ilmarinen's secrets.
(b) She wants to set up a meeting between Ilmarinen and Vainamoinen.
(c) She wants Ilmarinen to marry the maid of Pohja.
(d) She wants Ilmarinen to get his revenge on Vainamoinen.
Short Answer Questions
1. What happens when the eagle drops Vainamoinen?
2. What was the Water-Mother's name before she became the Water-Mother?
3. Where does Joukahainen find Vainamoinen?
4. What does Joukahainen's mother tell him about shooting Vainamoinen?
5. What does Aino do in response to Vainamoinen's request?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe Lemminkainen's elk hunt.
2. What happens when Joukahainen prepares to hunt down Vainamoinen?
3. What happens after Vainamoinen tells the old man the story of the iron?
4. What happens after Vainamoinen refuses to cease working at his blacksmith's shop inside of Vipunen?
5. How do Vainamoinen and Ilmarinen liberate the sun and moon from the cave?
6. What happens when Vainamoinen tells Aino to wear jewelry?
7. What does Louhi say she wants in return for giving Vainamoinen safe passage home?
8. What do the people tell the Maid of Pohja about marriage?
9. What happens when Ilmarinen tried to fashion a new wife for himself?
10. How is Lemminkainen entertained at the wedding?
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