Nectar in a Sieve Quiz | Eight Week Quiz G

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part 2, Chapters 28, 29 and 30.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. In what month is Ira married?
(a) October.
(b) June.
(c) August.
(d) April.

2. After their first night in the city, what do Rukmani and Nathan own?
(a) Three rupees and their clothes.
(b) Their mats, their clothes, and three rupees.
(c) Their clothes and their mats.
(d) The clothes they are wearing.

3. Who comes to the farm to collect the rent?
(a) Biswas.
(b) Janaki.
(c) Sivaji.
(d) Kunthi.

4. When Rukmani becomes sick as she leaves her parents' home, what is her new husband's reaction?
(a) He soothes her.
(b) He returns to her parents' home.
(c) He ignores her.
(d) He yells at her.

5. What does Nathan do ten days after the birth of his son?
(a) Holds a celebratory feast.
(b) Has the child circumsized.
(c) Baptizes his son.
(d) Offers sacrifices to the fertility gods.

Short Answer Questions

1. When the doctor returns to the house, what do Rukmani and Nathan find surprising?

2. How far have the construction workers traveled to reach the village?

3. According to Kenny's plan, how long should it take to build the hospital?

4. After learning that Nathan killed a cobra, Kali disagrees with his action. Why?

5. Why does Kenny not help Rukmani when ask. him for food during the drought?

(see the answer key)

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