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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 6, Genesis of a Mission.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What do the Sawi assume when they hear that the Tuans are almost all men?
(a) Tuans live forever and therefore do not need offspring.
(b) Tuans are supernatural and do not need to procreate.
(c) Tuans kill and eat their women.
(d) The men must fight to obtain wives since there are so few women.
2. What does the white skin of the Tuans remind the Sawi people of?
(a) A face made of teeth.
(b) New sago flour.
(c) The mouth of a crocodile.
(d) Moonlight on the river.
3. What is unique about the kidari along the Kronkel river?
(a) The kidari has dangerous currents which should be avoided.
(b) The kidari has many types of exotic fish which visit it.
(c) The kidari is the longest straight stretch of the river.
(d) The kidari is a waterfall which falls some 500 feet.
4. Why do the elders Kigo, Hatu and Numu volunteer to make contact with the Tuans?
(a) The elders are near death anyway and think they have little to lose
(b) The elders are confused and don't know what they are doing.
(c) The elders are forced by their tribesmen to do this.
(d) These elders have learned some of the Auyu language and think maybe that is what the Tuans speak.
5. Are the Sawi women involved in head hunting?
(a) The Sawi women are involved only if they are married.
(b) Yes, they often lead the charge to the offending village.
(c) Not directly, but they encourage murder and would participate in clubbing to death wounded victims.
(d) Yes, they are very good with spears and often had better aim than their husbands.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Yae get from the tree house to the ground?
2. What is the primary redemptive analogy which Richardson uses to reach the tribal people?
3. What year do the Richardsons go to New Guinea?
4. What does the woman Anai do when she hears that Yae's jawbone will be given to her?
5. What does "Tuwi asonai makaerin" mean?
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