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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Ahmad feel singled out by the preacher's call to at prayer service?
(d) Preaching to others.
2. What is the name of Ahmad's friend that bemoans the burden of raising girls?
3. Who goes to Ahmad's store and blurts out that he wants his mother to come home?
(b) Umm Hanafi.
4. Whose marriage does the Widow Shawcat arrange in Chapter 45?
(a) Aisha and Hasan's.
(b) Ibrahim and Khadija's.
(c) Fahmy and Maryam's.
(d) Yasin and Haniya's.
5. What is Ahmad shocked to learn that Yasin does every night?
(a) Cheats on his wife.
(b) Goes to debates.
(c) Gets drunk.
6. What does Fahmy do after the first martyrs fall to English bullets?
(c) Buys weapons.
7. Who brings to Ahmand's shop the text of a petition to seek independence in Chapter 50?
8. What does Yasim complain to Fahmy about his marriage in Chapter 48?
(a) He is bored.
(b) He hates being confined.
(c) His wife is ugly.
(d) His wife is mean.
9. What does the author say Fahmy is obsessed with in Chapter 52?
10. Which of the following descriptions was not given to Yasin to describe him in Chapter 60?
(a) Too weak to tame a wife.
(d) Unable to save himself.
11. Where does Kamal take refuge when strikers break down the schoolroom door at his school?
(a) Costaki's Bar.
(b) Uncle Hamdan's store.
(c) Palace Walk.
(d) Ali's Coffee Shop.
12. What does Amina do after hearing about the two mediators who work on her behalf to get her back home?
(a) Gets scared.
(c) Tenses up.
13. Of what nationality is Yasin's new wife?
14. What does Ahmad tell Yasim he must do if he can't control his wife?
(a) Leave the house.
(b) Move to another city.
(c) Beat her.
(d) Divorce her.
15. Where does Zaynab sleep after catching Yasin with Nur?
(a) The den.
(b) The guest room.
(c) The basement floor.
(d) The parlor.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who does a young theology student accuse of being a spy at prayer service?
2. What does Amina wish to do for Khadija after growing concerned about her in Chapter 38?
3. Who does Yasin not invite to his wedding?
4. Who gets married in Chapter 47?
5. How does Yasim's mother look when he tells her he loves her?
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