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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 do the Richardsons go to live in New Guinea?
(a) They feel called to serve God as missionaries.
(b) They have no choice; they are sent by their families.
(c) They are writing a book on ancient cultures and want to do research.
(d) They think the climate would be good for their health.
2. What is the Ironwood Curtain?
(a) It means passing from the life of easy and plenty, where there is much light, to the darker world of the jungle.
(b) It refers to the border of iron which the Sawi people have erected around their territory.
(c) It means passing into the jungle that is full of trees which are called ironwood because of their dense hard wood.
(d) It refers to that curtain which hangs between life and death.
3. Where is Yae's wife, Kautap, cooking as Yae waits to go to Haenam?
(a) At the central place inside the treehouse.
(b) In a small boat floating on the river.
(c) At the stove in her government-supplied trailer.
(d) In the summer kitchen which is a separate building out back.
4. What is the name of the tribe that Don Richardson and his wife Carol live with?
(a) The Sawi tribe.
(b) The Soweto tribe.
(c) The South End tribe.
(d) The Sowanda tribe.
5. Where is Yae sitting at the beginning of chapter one?
(a) Yae is sitting by the man-made pool in his backyard.
(b) Yae is sitting in a plane which is on its way to Istanbul.
(c) Yae is sitting in his treehouse, forty feet above the Kronkel river.
(d) Yae is sitting in the hospital where his wife is dying in childbirth.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the Sawi expression "hahap kaman" mean?
2. What might a visitor in a Sawi village be offered as a snack?
3. What flag flies on the deck of the "super canoe"?
4. What do the Tuans give the elders who come out to meet them for the first time?
5. How many wives does Yae's cousin Wasi have?
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