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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. What reason did Corbett find for the tiger in Mohan to have become a man-eater?
(a) An old hip fracture.
(b) Broken teeth.
(c) A bullet in his shoulder.
(d) Porcupine quills in his foreleg.
2. What do Corbett's men deduce when they see the tree Corbett had been in all night and the tiger blood?
(a) That Corbett was invincible.
(b) That the tiger was dead or dying.
(c) None of the above.
(d) That Corbett had been killed.
3. Why does the tiger leave the base of Corbett's tree?
(a) None of the above.
(b) Another tiger calls nearby.
(c) Corbett fires his rifle and drives it away.
(d) He gets tired of prowling.
4. What does Corbett worry the Pipal Pani tiger will do after being wounded?
(a) Become a man-eater.
(b) Return to the village like he had before.
(c) Move to another area.
(d) Hole up and die.
5. What is Corbett hoping to do after he sends his men back when he gives up filming?
(a) Get one last glimpse of the python.
(b) Go for a swim.
(c) Catch a fish for his dinner.
(d) None of the above.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the last technique that Corbett uses to hunt the Thak man-eater?
2. What happened to the chital that the tiger had killed and left?
3. When Corbett is on a tall rock and thinks he sees the man-eater below him, what is he really looking at?
4. What had the young man in the story just completed when he goes to leave some things at home?
5. Which of the following is a habit of the Thak man-eater?
Short Essay Questions
1. Summarize the story Corbett tells of bravery in the chapter about the Kanda man-eater.
2. How does the Pipal Pani tiger get injured in the head? What does Corbett see that he is able to know this?
3. Describe the encounter Corbett has on the trail with the woman filling a water jug. What is he happy he has accomplished?
4. How does an old lady and a sixteen year old girl end up on the ledge of a cliff? What happens?
5. What bothers Corbett about the way he kills the man-eater of Mohan? Why? What reasons does he give to justify his actions?
6. Why does Corbett think that he might be able to lure the tiger to him by calling? How does his attempt go, and how does he explain the results?
7. What encounter does Corbett have with a hamadryad or a cobra while he is hunting the Kanda man-eater? What happens and why does Corbett feel better afterwards?
8. What were Corbett's initial plans for the sleeping arrangement in Mohan? How and why were they changed?
9. Describe the night Corbett spends in a tree waiting for the Kanda man-eater. What happens at night and how does it end?
10. Describe how the Pipal Pani tiger gets shot for a second time, and how the men who go in search of him unknowingly put their lives in great danger, and what may have saved them.
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