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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Fahmy read a letter about from the Wafd Delegation to the Sultan in protest of?
(c) British denial of Egypt's rights.
(d) Egyptian revolutions.
2. Which of the following things does not happen in the revolution that makes Fahmy's spirits soar?
(b) Mass demonstrations.
(d) Campus uproars.
3. How does Ahmad describe himself that makes him unwilling to allow the women of his house outdoors?
4. What does Amina do after hearing about the two mediators who work on her behalf to get her back home?
(a) Gets scared.
(d) Tenses up.
5. What is Fahmy terrified to see puddles of at al-Husayn?
6. What are the prisoners that Ahmad reacts to in Chapter 53 arrested for?
(b) Imposition of martial law.
(d) Reading the Qu'ran.
7. What does a black maid invite Yasin to see for the first time in Chapter 44?
(a) His new house.
(b) His wedding presents.
(c) His honeymoon suite.
(d) His bride.
8. Who do Ahmad's children decide to ask for help to get him to let Amina return?
(c) Umm Maryam.
(d) Umm Hanafi.
9. What does Yasin complain about a lack of at his wedding celebration?
10. What does Ahmad say Yasim is useless in when referring to him as "Haniya's son"?
11. What does Ahmad invent in order not to admit that Yasin disobeys him?
12. Who does Ahmad not learn about political situations from?
(a) Friends at soirees.
(b) Customers at his shop.
(c) His wife.
13. What is Kamal doing in a circle of soldiers in Chapter 59?
14. Where does Kamal take refuge when strikers break down the schoolroom door at his school?
(a) Uncle Hamdan's store.
(b) Palace Walk.
(c) Costaki's Bar.
(d) Ali's Coffee Shop.
15. Who gets married in Chapter 47?
Short Answer Questions
1. Whose daughter does Ahmad announce Yasin will marry?
2. Who dies in Chapter 63?
3. What does Ahmad forbid Fahmy to do in Chapter 62?
4. What does the author say Fahmy is obsessed with in Chapter 52?
5. What is Ahmad shocked to learn that Yasin does every night?
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