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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the relationship between Fahmy and Yasin in the book?
(d) Father and son.
2. Who accompanies Amina to a mosque in Chapter 27?
3. When does Ahmad stop agitating to enforce good order in Chapter 20?
(a) Daily chores.
(b) His afternoon drink.
(c) When he visits the bar.
(d) Afternoon prayers.
4. Whose shrine does Yasin convince someone to go to in Chapter 27?
(b) Shakyh Mutawalli's.
5. What does Ahmad do to Amina after she has healed from her injury?
(a) Takes her shopping.
(b) Makes love to her.
(c) Beats her.
(d) Evicts her.
6. Who does Amina tell Fahmy will be the one they have a hard time getting to agree on his marriage to Maryam?
(c) Umm Maryam.
7. Where does pain course through Amina after she is injured leaving a mosque?
(a) Her head.
(b) Her shoulder.
(c) Her leg.
(d) Her stomach.
8. What is the name of the gathering that all of Ahmad's family has at sunset except for him?
(a) Secret hour.
(b) Tea queue.
(c) Family time.
(d) Coffee hour.
9. Of what are Yasin and Fahmy afraid that Ahmad is mad at them for in Chapter 30?
(a) For lying to him.
(b) For getting engaged.
(c) For allowing Amina to leave the house.
(d) For drinking the night before.
10. At what time does Amina have to wait up on her husband every night?
(a) 10:00 p.m.
(c) 1:00 a.m.
(d) 11:00 p.m.
11. How does Amina feel after she starts supervising the household from bed?
12. What is the name of the sheikh that admonishes Ahmad for his adultery and drunkenness?
13. What does Ahmad apply just before leaving the house with his sons each day?
(c) Hair gel.
(d) A coat.
14. Where does Kamal see a bus heading at the end of Chapter 8?
(a) Coppersmith Street.
(b) New Street.
(c) Sugar Street.
(d) Palace Walk.
15. At what age was Yasin removed from his father's house?
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Chapter 7 take place?
2. What is the name of the haughty and flirtatious woman who comes to Ahmad's store after the matchmaker?
3. What does Khadija catch Aisha doing in Chapter 22 that explains her reasons for doting on her appearance?
4. Which of the following does Yasin not do to forget his mother in Chapter 13?
5. What kind of store does Yasin pass by on the way to his mother's that brings painful recollections?
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