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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Which of these terms can be used to describe the tribe?
(a) Modern aggressive innovators.
(b) Saintly contemplative monks.
(c) Creative imaginative artists.
(d) Cannibalistic head hunters.
2. Who actually completes the murder of Yae?
(a) The women and children of the Haenam village.
(b) He dies of starvation.
(c) His mother-in-law.
(d) The dogs of the village.
3. What do the Sawi people believe airplanes are?
(a) German bomber planes.
(b) Supernatural creatures.
(c) River spirits.
(d) Chariots of the gods.
4. What does "Tuwi asonai makaerin" mean?
(a) To bow with deep respect to ones mother in law.
(b) To give a child in exchange for goods and services.
(c) To fatten with friendship.
(d) To leave a little on one's plate.
5. What do the Sawi warriors do when they meet Don Richardson and John McCain for the first time?
(a) They stand in their canoes completely and totally still.
(b) They launch an attack of arrows.
(c) Most of the warriors faint and have to be revived with camphor.
(d) They panic, many of them leaping out of the canoes; everyone trembling.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is building Richardson's house?
2. Why does Kauwan refuse to help Yae escape his terrible fate?
3. What do the Sawi assume when they hear that the Tuans are almost all men?
4. What do the Tuans reportedly have to prevent fever and heal sores?
5. What is the Eren ceremony?
Short Essay Questions
1. What response does Richardson offer to those who would advocate that these remote tribes need to be left alone and not contacted?
2. What tools appears in Chapter 12, Patriarch of the Tumdu, which are new to Sawi culture?
3. What is Ebenezer Vine trying to accomplish with his lecture tour?
4. Why does Yae throw water from the river into the air in order to drink it?
5. What about the jungle frightens Don Richardson?
6. How is the boar killed?
7. Why is Narai waiting in the elephant grass, in his small dugout? What is his purpose and job to do on this auspicious day?
8. The Sawi people have a saying "the spirits have accepted our skin-grease in their rivers." What does this mean?
9. What is Yae trying to do as he makes a journey to the nearby village of Haenam?
10. What do the elders Kigo, Hato and Numu do with the gifts they receive from the Tuans who are on the boat?
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