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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What kind of coops does Amina keep on her roof?
(b) Doves and ducks.
(c) Pigeon and chicken.
2. What does Yasin call his mother before angrily leaving her in Chapter 18?
(a) A liar.
(b) A thief.
(c) A criminal.
(d) A monster.
3. What is the only part of love to which Ahmad responds?
4. 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) Meet him in secret.
(b) Give him money.
(d) Drop her wedding plans.
5. For what does Ahmad try to hire the woman who comes to his store after the matchmaker?
(a) As a prostitute.
(b) As a dancer.
(c) As a singer.
(d) As a cook.
6. Who accompanies Amina to a mosque in Chapter 27?
7. What kind of worker was the man that wooed Yasin's mother and ruined his childhood?
(a) A doctor.
(b) A fruit merchant.
(c) A cook.
(d) A servant.
8. Who is named second in command of the house while Amina rests from her injury?
9. What does Ahmad do to Amina after she has healed from her injury?
(a) Takes her shopping.
(b) Beats her.
(c) Makes love to her.
(d) Evicts her.
10. Where does Kamal see a bus heading at the end of Chapter 8?
(a) New Street.
(b) Sugar Street.
(c) Coppersmith Street.
(d) Palace Walk.
11. Of what are Yasin and Fahmy afraid that Ahmad is mad at them for in Chapter 30?
(a) For drinking the night before.
(b) For lying to him.
(c) For getting engaged.
(d) For allowing Amina to leave the house.
12. At what age was Yasin removed from his father's house?
13. What is Yasin's mother's name?
14. What is Amina's husband's name?
15. Whose shrine does Yasin convince someone to go to in Chapter 27?
(b) Shakyh Mutawalli's.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the name of Zubayda's rival in her profession?
2. What caused Ahmad to become severe with Kamal when he was a child?
3. What does Yasin reject regarding his mother's justification about her life?
4. Who is sent by Fahmy on a nighttime mission to Maryam's?
5. Where does Yasin go to after he is shocked to see an old man from his youth in Chapter 12?
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