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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Mark advises Jim to
(a) Treat Keetah as a partner in their marriage.
(b) Treak Keetah as he always has.
(c) Treat Keetah as he does the elders.
(d) Treat Keetah as a traditional wife.
2. In March, what burden is lifted from the villagers?
(a) The burden of the white man.
(b) The burden of Sam.
(c) The burden of liquor.
(d) The burden of winter.
3. On his way back to the village, Mark hears the owl call his name, signaling
(a) His life has had meaning.
(b) His impending death.
(c) His time in the village is over.
(d) His impending departure.
4. Who tells Mark the myth of the hamatsa?
(c) Mrs. Hudson.
5. What is T.P. Wallace's announcement?
(a) His family welcomes their new daughter, Keetah.
(b) His family will give a dance-potlatch in honor of Gordon.
(c) His family will give a dance-potlatch in honor of Jim.
(d) His family will give a banquet for Mark Brian.
6. During his stay, Mark gets to know
(a) The tribal songs and myths.
(b) The laws concerning the villagers.
(c) The Bishop's friends.
(d) The village elders.
7. The rain and mud slide at the start of Chapter 13 signal an example of
8. Caleb warns Mark that
(a) Soon the villagers will leave for the outside world.
(b) Soon the villagers will ask him to leave.
(c) Soon the outside world will intrude upon the village and the tribe.
(d) Soon the outside world will forget the village.
9. When Keetah does not come to see him, Mark decides
(a) He may have mistaken the reason for her return.
(b) He may not really know the Indians at all.
(c) She might not want to see him again.
(d) He might be in love with her.
10. When Mark tells Marta he has heard the owl call his name, she says
(a) Yes, my son.
(b) Only the tribe members can hear the owl.
(c) No, you must be mistaken.
(d) Not yet, my son.
11. According to Jim, Keetah does not say goodbye to anything in the village because
(a) She is too distraught to think clearly.
(b) She knows it does not matter to her.
(c) She knows she will come back to it.
(d) She never wants to see it again.
12. When Keetah returns to the village, she finds
(a) She has changed, but the village has not.
(b) She is no longer welcome in the village.
(c) The village has changed, but she has not.
(d) She has changed in different ways that the villagers have.
13. Who is found ill, alone in his shack?
(c) Calamity Bill.
14. Who surprises Mark with a visit?
(a) Calamity Bill.
(c) The white tourists.
(d) The Bishop.
15. Keetah wants to bear Gordon's child so that
(a) She can hold on to some part of him.
(b) He will be forced to marry her against his will.
(c) HIs line will continue to live in the village, though he will not.
(d) She can punish JIm for his past behavior.
Short Answer Questions
1. Gordon claims he cannot come "home" again because
2. Why does Mark refuse to urge Gordon to stay, as the elders have asked him?
3. What is causing new conflict among the villagers?
4. The elders stay away when Gordon visits because
5. The Bishop hopes Mark's time in the village has taught him
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