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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 4: From the Deserts They Come.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What did the Aboriginal people discover too late?
(a) How to use guns.
(b) That the white men are human beings and not spirits.
(c) That all their beliefs are false.
(d) A secret hiding place from the white men.
2. How do the white men try to break the Aboriginal culture?
(a) They force them to wear clothes.
(b) They prevent them from doing their sacred rituals and dances.
(c) They make it illegal for them to have children.
(d) They enslave them.
3. What does Arthur Carberry hope to achieve in Australia?
(a) He wants to find good land and become rich.
(b) He wants to join the army.
(c) He wants to find an Aboriginal to be his slave.
(d) He wants to send money home to his sick mother.
4. How do they justify this?
(a) The white people are evil.
(b) The food should be shared.
(c) They will die if they do not.
(d) The spirits of the ancestors told them to.
5. How long is the military outpost there for?
(a) Twenty years.
(b) Two weeks.
(c) Five years.
(d) One year.
Short Answer Questions
1. How do the Aboriginals cut their meat?
2. What do Yalbung and Beeboo see when they investigate the noise?
3. What were the white construction workers doing?
4. What are Bidgup and Meedo worried about?
5. What is the main reason why the Mardudjara people decide to leave their desert?
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