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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does Lucia feel about her new job?
(a) She is proud.
(b) She is confused.
(c) She is overwhelmed.
(d) She is resentful.
2. How does Tambu travel to the nun's school?
(a) By taxi.
(b) By foot.
(c) By plane.
(d) By bus.
3. Who forbids Nyasha from coming to visit Tambu at school?
(b) The nuns.
4. What is the name of Tambu's youngest brother?
5. Which of the following is NOT a purchase Maiguru makes at the general store for Tambu to take with her to her new school?
(a) Fruit juice.
(b) Rice pudding.
(c) Tinned jam.
(d) Tomato sauce.
6. How many lashes does Tambu receive on the day of her parents' wedding?
7. After the holidays, how long will Tambu and Nyasha be separated before the beginning of the next school year?
(a) Three weeks.
(b) Three days.
(c) They will not be separated.
(d) Three months.
8. How long does Nyasha sleep when she's getting a good night's sleep?
(a) 3-4 hours.
(b) 9-10 hours.
(c) 5-6 hours.
(d) 7-8 hours.
9. How does Tambu react to her first school dance?
(a) She is overwhelmed.
(b) She is bored.
(c) She enjoys herself fully.
(d) She is confused.
10. What is the first doctor Nyasha's parents take her to see?
(a) A psychologist.
(b) An oncologist.
(c) A medicine man.
(d) A surgeon.
11. Which of the following male characters compliments Maiguru on how hard she works and tells her that she may go to bed?
(a) Tete Peter.
12. Which of the following students scores the highest on the end-of-term exams?
13. During which grade in school do the nuns arrive to give students general examinations?
(a) Sixth grade.
(b) Eighth grade.
(c) Fifth grade.
(d) Seventh grade.
14. What job does Babamukuru find for Lucia?
(a) A driver.
(b) A maid.
(c) A nurse.
(d) A cook.
15. What aspect of the nuns makes Tambu's family nervous?
(a) They are rude.
(b) They are rich.
(c) They are Catholic.
(d) They are white.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is put in charge of overseeing the food during the duration of the trip home?
2. Who is put in charge of purchasing material for the dresses to be used in Jeremiah and Ma'Shingayi's wedding?
3. How many people arrive at the homestead to celebrate Babamukuru's arrival?
4. What does Babamukuru give to Jeremiah as a wedding gift?
5. What part of Nyasha's recent behavior at exam times worries Maiguru?
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