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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Whose picture did Orleanna have in the kitchen house?
2. What does Anatole tell Leah not to say?
(a) That she'll go with him to Leopoldville
(b) That she loves him
(c) That she hates Africa
(d) That she wants to go home
3. What does Leah kill on the anniversary of Ruth May's death?
(a) Nathan Price
(b) An antelope
(c) Tata Kuvudundu
(d) A snake
4. With what illness does Leah become sick?
5. Where does Brother Fowles and his family live?
(a) In Kilanga
(b) In Leopoldville
(c) On a boat
(d) In a tree house
6. What does Anatole find in his bed before the big hunt?
(a) A scorpion
(b) A lion cub
(c) A green mamba
(d) A knife
7. The Prices make it look like Rachel is engaged to whom?
(a) Eeban Axelroot
(b) Chief Ndu
8. What does Leah begin to wonder?
(a) If Adah can care for the chickens
(b) If her father is wrong to keep them in the Congo
(c) If Eeban Axelroot is selling diamonds
(d) If Pascal likes her
9. Who does the green mamba bite?
(b) Ruth May
10. What happens to Patrice Lumumba?
(a) He is exile to the United States
(b) He is reinstated as president
(c) He goes into hiding for twenty years
(d) He is beaten and killed
11. What does the chapter imply that Ruth May has become?
(a) An owl
(b) A green mamba
(c) A lion
(d) A ghost
12. How long does Ruth May stay in bed?
(a) One week
(b) Five months
(c) One month
(d) Three weeks
13. Who votes for Jesus in the church election in the Price family?
(b) Ruth May
14. Which baby does Orleanna think overtakes the mother?
(a) The twins
(b) The last
(c) The first
(d) The neediest
15. What is the safe place that Ruth May thinks of in case she dies?
(a) Being at her grandmother's
(b) A green mamba in the trees
(c) Her bed
Short Answer Questions
1. In what year does the CIA suggest replacing the Congolese government?
2. What does Adah study in her work?
3. When was the last time that the mother and her three daughters were all together?
4. What does Tata Ndu want from the Prices?
5. What kind of person does Orleanna think that Nathan is?
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