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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does Mahound see the Archangel Gibreel in the cave?
(a) As hovering over him, flapping his wings
(b) As being connected to him by a golden umbilical cord
(c) As standing in a fiery bush
(d) As a half man, half horse
2. What is Rosa's response when Gibreel asks if she noticed Chamcha's horns?
(a) she says she did not.
(b) She looks surprised and nods her head.
(c) She says that horns are the fashion now.
(d) Nothing, she goes deaf.
3. What does Hamza do that causes Hind to set her mind on revenge?
(a) He kills two of her brothers.
(b) He sets fire to the temple of Uzza.
(c) He destroys a statue to Lat.
(d) He rapes her.
4. What is Aeysha's affliction?
(a) She is barren.
(b) She has cancer.
(c) She has leporsy.
(d) She has epilepsy.
5. Who does Gibreel see on his way down to earth?
(a) His step mother on a broomstick
(b) God looking down from Heaven
(c) Allileua Cone in a balloon
(d) Rekha Merchant on a flying carpet
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the Grandee, Abu Simbel, want from the satirist Baal?
2. Where does Mahound go after he leaves Hind's chambers?
3. How does Osman explain to the villager that Aeysha disappeared without his seeing where she went.
4. Who thinks it is a miracle that they are alive?
5. What is the flight number that blows up with Gibreel and Chamcha aboard?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why is Mirza Saeed so miserable?
2. What is the thing Chamcha must do that calls him away from the human chain protest?
3. How would you describe the character of Khalid, the water carrier?
4. What is the reaction to Saladin when Sufyan brings him into the Shaandaar hotel?
5. Explain how business suddenly picks up at the brothel called The Curtain.
6. Who is the Aeysha of the butterflies?
7. Explain what Hind tries to do but is prevented by Mahound.
8. Where are Gibreel and Allie living?
9. What effect does the death of Sarpanch Muhammad Din's wife have on the pilgrims?
10. Describe how Gibreel and Chamcha fall from the wreckage of flight AI-420.
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