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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. The elders stay away when Gordon visits because
(a) He has no interest in the past.
(b) He has no interest in any of the villagers.
(c) He plans to ask the tribe for money for his travels.
(d) He plans to call for change among the villagers.
2. What does Mark Brian try to prepare the school boys for?
(a) Living among strangers.
(b) Living with women.
(c) Living in the Indian world.
(d) Living in white society.
3. The passage at the end of the novel means
(a) Thank you.
(b) God Bless.
(c) The End.
(d) That is all.
4. The elders now believe
(a) A new graveyard is necessary.
(b) Their dead can rest in peace.
(c) Mark Brian truly understands their ways.
(d) Their dead will reward Mark Brian.
5. Who is found ill, alone in his shack?
(b) Calamity Bill.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who unexpectedly visits the village?
2. Who travels up the river with Mark and the Bishop?
3. Mark compares Caleb's role among the Indians to that of
4. Who orchestrates the boys' housing and schooling arrangements?
5. Who promises to return to the village at Christmas time?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Keetah ask Mark to remain in the village?
2. Describe the visitors to the village in Chapter 13.
3. Why does Keetah return to the village without Gordon?
4. Why does Peter sit up waiting for the vicar after his funeral?
5. In what state does Mark find the village when he returns?
6. Why are the elders afraid of the hamatsa?
7. Who contributes to the preparations for Mark's funeral?
8. Why doesn't Marta deny that Mark has heard the owl call his name?
9. What does the long boat trip back to the village from Knight's inlet offer Mark the opportunity to do?
10. Who is the Englishwoman who comes to visit the village?
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