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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where does Rosa tell Gibreel she went as a young bride?
(b) The Caribbean
2. What is the name of the jumbo jet that explodes?
3. why do Gibreel and Rosa go into the village to buy a cake and champagne?
(a) For guests coming to dinner
(b) For New Year's Eve
(c) For a celebration of Gibreel's survival
(d) For her eighty-ninth birthday
4. What proof do the police offer that Saladin is the man they are looking for?
(a) His eyes glow red.
(b) His breath smells of death.
(c) His lumps have grown into sharp horns.
(d) He has no proper identification.
5. What is Saladin Chamcha's reaction to waking up on the beach?
(a) He laughs hysterically.
(b) He starts to cry.
(c) He sits up and rubs his eyes.
(d) He slaps Gibreel.
6. What mischievous thing is Gibreel doing in his dream?
(a) Inviting untouchables to dinner
(b) Drawing graffiti on the walls
(c) Putting Muslim meat in Hindu tiffins
(d) Throwing water on passing strangers
7. What does Abu Simbel want from Mahound?
(a) That Mahound will recant his beliefs
(b) That Allah recognize Lat, Uzza, and Manat as gods
(c) That Mahound will leave Jahilia and teach somewhere else
(d) That Mahound will bring his angel to the city
8. What blasphemous thing does Mirza say to Aeysha?
(a) Your Archangel is Shaitan.
(b) You are the mother of all liars.
(c) There is no God.
(d) God has no prophet.
9. What has Rekha forgotten now that she is dead?
(a) Who Gibreel is
(b) How she died
(c) How to forgive
(d) What her name was
10. Why does Hamza insist that Mahound return to the mountain?
(a) To get the truth from the Archangel
(b) To straighten himself out
(c) To see if he was talking to Shaitan instead of Gibreel
(d) To argue with Allah
11. What is Rosa's response when Gibreel asks if she noticed Chamcha's horns?
(a) she says she did not.
(b) She says that horns are the fashion now.
(c) Nothing, she goes deaf.
(d) She looks surprised and nods her head.
12. How many survivors are there from the explosion?
13. What is Khalid's explanation for the Satanic verses?
(a) That Mahound had brought the devil so they could recongize him.
(b) That Mahound was forced to say good things about Lat.
(c) That Mahound was testing their loyalty.
(d) That Mahound was under the influence of Hind's drugs.
14. What is Saladin's explanation for their survival?
(a) That it was nothing out of the ordinary
(b) That God was with them
(c) That they were lucky
(d) That it is all a dream
15. Where is the Archangel Gibreel after all the followers of Mahound leave the city?
(a) Back home in his bed in London.
(b) Flying around trying to find Mahound.
(c) In heaven discussing everything with Allah.
(d) On the mountain being attacked by Lat, Ussa, and Manat.
Short Answer Questions
1. What fills the zamindar, Mirza Saeed Akhtar, with lust as he stands on the veranda of his house?
2. What does Gibreel say when he wakes up?
3. Where are Gibreel and Chamcha found?
4. What happens between Rosa and Gibreel in a dream?
5. After the phone call, who arrives at Rosa's house?
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