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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 8.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What happens as Aeysha walks toward the protesters trying to stop the pilgrims?
(a) Lightning strikes the protest leader.
(b) Aeysha grows as tall as a tree.
(c) It comes a downpour of rain.
(d) Someone throws a stone at Aeysha.
2. Why does Mishal spend so much time with Aeysha?
(a) She wants to learn how to call the butterflies.
(b) She hopes Aeysha's Archangel husband will grant her a baby.
(c) She suspects her husband is lusting after Aeysha.
(d) She has fallen in love with Aeysha.
3. What occupation do Gibreel and Chamcha have in common?
(a) They are actors.
(b) The are writers.
(c) They are religious clerics.
(d) They are accountants.
4. After the girls of The Curtain are jailed, what makes the men afraid?
(a) They had violated the laws of segregation of the sexes.
(b) They had sworn an oath that they never went to The Curtain.
(c) They do not know what may come into Mahound's mind.
(d) They all knew the names of the girls.
5. Where are they as they are falling?
(a) Over Mecca
(b) Over the English Channel
(c) Over the Indian Ocean
(d) Over Paris, France
Short Answer Questions
1. To what does Rushdie compare the explosion of the jet?
2. Why is Saladin covered with a thin sheet of ice?
3. Seeing the image, what does Gibreel want to know from Saladin?
4. What is Gibreel doing that slows down their descent?
5. How does Aeysha turn Mirza Saeed's offer to her favor?
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