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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who does Rachel think Brother Fowles looks like?
(a) Santa Claus
(c) Richard Nixon
(d) Her grandfather
2. What does Adah miss by the end of Book 5?
(a) The Congo
(b) Mama Tataba
(c) The old Adah
(d) Nathan Price
3. Why can't the mother and daughters go to Kilanga?
(a) A flood
(b) Mother's too old to make the journey
(c) Adah can't walk anymore
(d) A war
4. For what does Adah think that Mother waits?
5. How old is Rachel on her birthday?
6. Which family member refuses to take any responsibility for what happened to Ruth May?
7. How much money does the United States provide for loyalty?
(a) One million dollars
(b) One thousand dollars
(c) One billion dollars
(d) One hundred thousand dollars
8. What makes everyone run to the river?
9. Nelson thinks what stole Ruth May's soul?
(a) A snake
(b) An ancestor
(c) A ghost
(d) An owl
10. What does Anatole tell Leah not to say?
(a) That she wants to go home
(b) That she'll go with him to Leopoldville
(c) That she loves him
(d) That she hates Africa
11. What does Anatole find in his bed before the big hunt?
(a) A knife
(b) A scorpion
(c) A lion cub
(d) A green mamba
12. What new name was the Congo given?
13. What does Leah begin to wonder?
(a) If Adah can care for the chickens
(b) If Eeban Axelroot is selling diamonds
(c) If her father is wrong to keep them in the Congo
(d) If Pascal likes her
14. How did Orleanna stay alive after Ruth May's death?
15. How long does Ruth May stay in bed?
(a) Five months
(b) Three weeks
(c) One week
(d) One month
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Nathan preach about in the boat?
2. What kind of person does Orleanna think that Nathan is?
3. The way that Nathan pronounces "Bangala" makes the word mean what?
4. Who does the green mamba bite?
5. What does Leah wish that she could give to her father?
This section contains 400 words
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