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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. Who promises to return to the village at Christmas time?
(a) Chief Eddy.
2. Though Mark Brian feels he has made friends with loneliness, deprivation, and death, he feels he was constantly supported by
(a) His friends.
(b) His wife.
(c) His family.
(d) His faith.
3. During his stay, Mark gets to know
(a) The laws concerning the villagers.
(b) The tribal songs and myths.
(c) The Bishop's friends.
(d) The village elders.
4. What favor does Keetah ask from Mark on behalf of the villagers?
(a) She asks him to stay until he dies.
(b) She asks him to help her find Gordon again.
(c) She asks him to bring the Bishop back.
(d) She asks him to perform her marriage to Jim.
5. Mark advises Jim to
(a) Treak Keetah as he always has.
(b) Treat Keetah as a partner in their marriage.
(c) Treat Keetah as he does the elders.
(d) Treat Keetah as a traditional wife.
Short Answer Questions
1. The passage at the end of the novel means
2. In March, what burden is lifted from the villagers?
3. Traveling in the river, Mark begins to
4. What is Jim's response to Keetah's state of health?
5. Mark realizes he has come to rely on
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe Calamity Bill's request for the vicar.
2. How is Caleb like the Cedar-man, according to Mark?
3. Who contributes to the preparations for Mark's funeral?
4. How does Mark Brian help the villagers solve their problem with the burial grounds?
5. What advice does Mark offer Gordon before they part?
6. What evidence of community is apparent in the chapter?
7. Why does Keetah return to the village without Gordon?
8. What does Mark learn among the elders during his stay at Marta's?
9. Why is T. P. Wallace throwing a dance-potlatch for Jim?
10. Describe Mark and Jim's relationship.
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