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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What happens between Rosa and Gibreel in a dream?
(a) They are transported to Argentina.
(b) They drift above the clouds.
(c) They ride horses on the beach.
(d) They make love.
2. What verses does Mahound receive in meeting with Gibreel?
(a) The Archangel Verses direct from Allah
(b) The Satanic verses, accepting Lat, Uzza, and Manat
(c) The verses condemning Abu Simbel and hind
(d) Verses to answer Baal's satires
3. Why does Rosa Diamond rush for her hat, cloak, and stick?
(a) She is about to do a witch's brew.
(b) She is hurrying to go see who fell from the sky.
(c) She fears she needs to get out of her house.
(d) She is going grocery shopping.
4. What does ellowen deeowen stand for?
(b) LOW DONE
(c) EL LO DOWN
5. Why does Mishal spend so much time with Aeysha?
(a) She hopes Aeysha's Archangel husband will grant her a baby.
(b) She has fallen in love with Aeysha.
(c) She suspects her husband is lusting after Aeysha.
(d) She wants to learn how to call the butterflies.
6. Who does Gibreel see on his way down to earth?
(a) His step mother on a broomstick
(b) Rekha Merchant on a flying carpet
(c) Allileua Cone in a balloon
(d) God looking down from Heaven
7. What do Rosa and Gibreel see running down the beach at night?
(c) An ostrich
(d) A bull
8. What is Aeysha's affliction?
(a) She is barren.
(b) She has leporsy.
(c) She has epilepsy.
(d) She has cancer.
9. What blasphemous thing does Mirza say to Aeysha?
(a) Your Archangel is Shaitan.
(b) God has no prophet.
(c) There is no God.
(d) You are the mother of all liars.
10. why do Gibreel and Rosa go into the village to buy a cake and champagne?
(a) For a celebration of Gibreel's survival
(b) For guests coming to dinner
(c) For her eighty-ninth birthday
(d) For New Year's Eve
11. Who willed the rescue and who made it happen?
(a) Farishta willed it and also made it happen.
(b) God willed it and an angel made it happen.
(c) Farishta willed ti and Chamcha made it happen.
(d) Chamcha willed it and Farishta made it happen.
12. What is under Saladin's bowler hat?
(a) Gray hair
(b) His airplane ticket
(c) A starfish
(d) Two lumps growing out his temples
13. What makes Gibreel begin speaking after pinning Mahound down?
(a) He wants to talk so he can wake up.
(b) It is customary for the victor to give a speech.
(c) Allah opens him mouth and gives him the words.
(d) Mahound forces his mouth open and the words out of his mouth.
14. What is Gibreel wearing when he comes down Rosa's stairs to see what is going on?
(a) A white bed sheet
(b) A white tuxedo
(c) A bathrobe and fuzzy slippers
(d) A maroon smoking jacket and jodhpurs
15. 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
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the specter of Dr. Babington say as he fades into the moonlight?
2. What is the name of the jumbo jet that explodes?
3. Who tries to rationalize away the reason they come down slowly?
4. What difficulty does Gibreel have in getting out of Rosa's house?
5. How does Osman make his living?
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