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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Whose shrine does Yasin convince someone to go to in Chapter 27?
(c) Shakyh Mutawalli's.
2. For what reason must Aisha make her confession, according to Khadija in Chapter 22?
(a) Her feelings.
(b) Amina's feelings.
(c) The family's honor.
(d) Ahmad's honor.
3. What does Yasin tell his mother is the only way he will love her again when he visits her for the first time in the book?
(a) Drop her wedding plans.
(c) Meet him in secret.
(d) Give him money.
4. What does Fahmy tell Amina that he will do before getting married to Maryam?
(a) Graduate and get a job.
(b) Buy a ring.
(c) Graduate from school.
(d) Buy a house.
5. What does Amina discover she has broken?
(a) Her leg.
(b) Her neck.
(c) Her collarbone.
(d) Her arm.
6. What is the name of the neighbor girl who Fahmy watches do chores from the roof?
7. What is the name of the sheikh that admonishes Ahmad for his adultery and drunkenness?
8. What does Amina feel opening as she pleads with Ahmad about Aisha's marriage in Chapter 25?
(a) A bottomless pit.
(b) The trash.
(c) Hell's gates.
(d) A black hole.
9. Who is named second in command of the house while Amina rests from her injury?
10. Which of the following does Yasin not do to forget his mother in Chapter 13?
(a) Curses his fate.
(b) Pines for Maryam.
(c) Gets drunk.
(d) Worries about his inheritance.
11. What does Khadija demand a confession of from Aisha in addition to never watching the policeman again?
12. What is Ahmad's assistant waiting to hear recited by a sheikh in Chapter 7?
(a) The news.
(b) Their horoscopes.
(c) The daily rules.
(d) The Qur'an.
13. What is the name of the police officer Aisha likes?
(b) Hasan Ibrahim.
14. What is the name of Amina's servant that helps her knead dough?
(a) Umm Hanafi.
(c) Umm Maryam.
15. What does Ahmad do to Amina after she has healed from her injury?
(a) Evicts her.
(b) Beats her.
(c) Makes love to her.
(d) Takes her shopping.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the only part of love to which Ahmad responds?
2. Who is left with the sorrow of a lost opportunity when Ahmad refues to let Aisha be married?
3. How many years has Amina been married to her husband?
4. What war does Fahmy talk about with his family members in Chapter 9?
5. Who is jealous of Fahmy wanting to be married and points out Maryam's faults?
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