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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. With what illness does Leah become sick?
2. What never occurred to Orleanna before Ruth May died?
(a) To stay in the Congo
(b) To pay off Eeban Axelroot to take her home
(c) To leave Nathan because of being unhappy with him
(d) To trust the people of Kilanga
3. What happens to Anatole in the year after Ruth May's death?
(a) He marries Adah
(b) He is imprisoned
(c) He becomes sick with malaria
(d) He dies
4. What is the name of the hotel that Rachel owns?
(a) Hotel de Africa
(d) African Queen
5. After Leah disobeys Father, with what do the girls and Orleanna sleep?
(a) Stuffed animals
(b) Knives and kitchen utensils
(c) Their clothes
(d) Food from the kitchen
6. What does Axelroot tell Rachel?
(a) He loves her
(b) Chief Ndu is going to be replaced
(c) Patrice Lumumba is going to die
(d) He's going to help the family escape
7. What is Leah learning?
(b) Basket weaving
(c) Bow hunting
8. What happens to Patrice Lumumba?
(a) He is exile to the United States
(b) He is beaten and killed
(c) He goes into hiding for twenty years
(d) He is reinstated as president
9. Who votes for Jesus in the church election in the Price family?
(d) Ruth May
10. What new name was the Congo given?
11. What does Leah create controversy over wanting to do?
(a) Preach in the church
(b) Eat ants
(c) Participate in the big hunt
(d) Marry Pascal
12. Which baby does Orleanna think overtakes the mother?
(a) The twins
(b) The last
(c) The neediest
(d) The first
13. What does the old woman give to Mother?
(a) A carved okapi
(b) A picture of her daughters
(c) A mirror
(d) A beaded necklace
14. Whose picture did Orleanna have in the kitchen house?
15. Why can't the mother and daughters go to Kilanga?
(a) Mother's too old to make the journey
(b) Adah can't walk anymore
(c) A flood
(d) A war
Short Answer Questions
1. What animal does Leah kill during the big hunt?
2. What kind of person does Orleanna think that Nathan is?
3. What does Anatole mourn for on January 17?
4. Who gets left behind as the family flees?
5. What color is inside the green mamba's mouth?
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