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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. Who was the charming man with a squarish face, a shock of wavy black hair, and a thick black mustache that sat on his lip like a bar of chocolate?
(b) Mr. Condo.
2. Who is the Zaire's ex-colonial master?
(a) The Irish.
(b) The Belgians.
(c) The Canadians.
(d) The Germans.
3. Other than Madagascar, where else does the Aye-aye live?
(c) New Zealand.
4. In Twig Technology, the narrator states that he flew thirteen hours from ________ to Madagascar.
(b) New Zealand.
5. What was the first animal Adams and Carwardine looked for in Here Be Chickens?
(a) Komodo dragon.
(b) Squirrel monkey.
(c) White Lion.
Short Answer Questions
1. According to the narrator in the chapter Leopard-skin Pillbox Hat, where in Zaire do the mountain gorillas live?
2. Who was the freelance Kakapo tracker working for the New Zealand Department of Conservation?
3. The first thing Adams and Carwardine saw in the Zaire customs hut was a picture of a ________.
4. In Here Be Chickens, room service told Adams and Carwardine that the ________ would be a handy thing to have when looking for man-eating lizards.
5. What was the name of the benign man with the air of a vicar on-board the plane with Adams and Carwardine in the chapter, Heartbeats in the Night?
Short Essay Questions
1. Explain the significance of "darkest Africa," as seen in the chapter Leopard-Skin Pillbox Hat.
2. Analyze the title of Heartbeats in the Night.
3. What problem arose while Mark Carwardine was arranging travel plans with the Ambassador in Brussels?
4. Analyze Don Merton as described by Adams in Heartbeats in the Night.
5. Analyze and describe the Kakapo.
6. What major evolutionary change passed Madagascar, according to Adams?
7. Describe Kiri and Moose as discussed in the chapter, Here Be Chickens.
8. Analyze the Northern White rhinoceros of Czechoslovakia.
9. Describe the first thing Adams and Carwardine saw in the customs hut in Zaire.
10. What peculiar thing happened to Adams in Twig Technology?
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