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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 9, Gods From the Sky.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why must the women, young men and children leave when Yae's skull is cracked open?
(a) Because only the older men are cannibals in the Sawi tribe.
(b) Because they are not allowed to eat brains.
(c) Because they all had to go and swim in the river until nightfall.
(d) Because it is forbidden for them to hear the sound of a skull breaking open.
2. What does Richardson believe is unavoidable in our present world?
(a) The end of all we know.
(b) Annihilation and destruction.
(c) Cross-cultural communication.
(d) Despair and continual war.
3. What does the Sawi expression "hahap kaman" mean?
(a) The group is full of ecstatic joy.
(b) The warriors are about to attack.
(c) All is lost and there is no hope left.
(d) Dinner is ready.
4. What year do the Richardsons go to New Guinea?
5. Are the Sawi women involved in head hunting?
(a) Not directly, but they encourage murder and would participate in clubbing to death wounded victims.
(b) The Sawi women are involved only if they are married.
(c) Yes, they are very good with spears and often had better aim than their husbands.
(d) Yes, they often lead the charge to the offending village.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where is Yae's wife, Kautap, cooking as Yae waits to go to Haenam?
2. Which of these terms can be used to describe the tribe?
3. When Yae arrives at the Haenam village at the beginning of Chapter 2, why is he so confident?
4. What do Sawi men smoke in their pipes?
5. Do the Sawi warriors bring weapons with them to Pirimapun?
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