Nectar in a Sieve Quiz | Two Week Quiz A

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part 1, Chapters 13 and 14.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Which one of the villagers is scornful of Rukmani's writing skills?
(a) Kali.
(b) Kunthi.
(c) Biswas.
(d) Janaki.

2. Who does Rukmani trust to find a suitable husband for Ira?
(a) Kali.
(b) Kunthi.
(c) Old Granny.
(d) Kenny.

3. Who helps Rukmani when she is in childbirth and then while she recovers from the delivery?
(a) Huntheri.
(b) Janaki.
(c) Kunthi.
(d) Kali.

4. Who helps Selvam obtain his new position?
(a) Kenny.
(b) Arjun.
(c) Biswas.
(d) Kunthi.

5. What does Rukmani see as a positive result of the foreigners returning to the village?
(a) The new business will create jobs to combat the high unemployment rate.
(b) She can build Ira's dowry much quicker.
(c) Ira will have many options when choosing a husband.
(d) The increased traffic in the village will lead to road improvements.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who teaches Rukmani to read and write?

2. Chapter 13 opens by describing an unwelcome event at the farm. What is happening?

3. What nickname does Nathan call Rukmani?

4. What do the Arjun and Thambi do with their wages each week?

5. What does Rukmani do when she finds the creature in her garden?

(see the answer key)

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