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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Ishmael's primary goal for this day is to
(a) Get his power back on
(b) Get Thursday's paper printed
(c) Keep his arm warm
(d) Find a safe, warm haven

2. Helen Chambers reminds Ishmael to remember all the facts so that he can
(a) Allow Kabuo the dignity of a good defense
(b) Stand up to the Imadas when the time comes
(c) Give Kabuo a break for being a soldier
(d) Keep himself fair and balanced

3. After the war, Hatsue remembers the night that Kabuo
(a) Learned the art of Kendo stick fighting
(b) Retrieved the buried family treasures
(c) Disappeared into the rainy night
(d) Kabuo dressed like a bugeisha

4. Kabuo Miyamoto wants to be a fisherman
(a) For the rest of his life
(b) Only for one more year
(c) Until he becomes wealthy
(d) Only until Ole sells his farm

5. Hatsue testifies that after Kabuo's initial meeting with Carl Heine, Jr., Kabuo was
(a) Hopeful
(b) Angry
(c) Disappointed
(d) Afraid

6. Hatsue hoped that having children would help Kabuo
(a) Become more open and giving
(b) Become less obsessed with his dream of farming
(c) Become more focused on something besides himself
(d) Become a better husband and son

7. Hatsue guesses that Ishmael knew earlier about the freighter
(a) And did not want Hatsue to know about it
(b) But needed time to decide what to do
(c) And was planning to hold onto it until Kabuo was convicted
(d) And hoped to keep the information secret

8. Jury instructions from the trial judge are intended to
(a) Sway the jurors one way or the other
(b) Remind the jurors of the need for speed
(c) Teach the jurors the legal system
(d) Instruct the jurors how to reach their decision

9. Gillanders speculates that Kabuo could not have
(a) Forced Carl to board his boat
(b) Made a forced boarding
(c) Forced Carl to head back to shore
(d) Pulled up his own nets

10. Alvin Hooks suggests that what really happened out at sea that night was that
(a) Kabuo tried to rob Carl Heine
(b) Kabuo lured Carl Heine to his boat
(c) Kabuo trapped Carl in his net
(d) Kabuo forcefully boarded Carl's boat

11. Revisiting the old cedar tree of his youth, Ishmael realizes clearly that
(a) The beauty of the world is in its cold silence
(b) His youth lay in the empty cedar tree
(c) He had no business coming to this tree
(d) Passionate affairs are for the young

12. His arm, as well as Hatsue, have been taken from Ishmael because
(a) History is whimsical and immune to private yearnings
(b) Of his faith in God, like his mother's
(c) Of his wish to be whole again and have Hatsue
(d) He does not believe in a higher power of good

13. Kabuo Miyamoto had not told the truth about helping Carl Heine to anyone but
(a) His attorney
(b) His mother
(c) His wife
(d) The Sheriff

14. Ishmael feels that accidental occurrences on the island
(a) Are the focus of only a few citizens
(b) Gain the upper hand in the islanders' view
(c) Are the norm for the islanders
(d) Bring a sense of indifference to the people

15. Mr. Van Ness feels that Alvin Hooks' rendition of the murder is
(a) Far fetched but possible
(b) A stretch too far
(c) A feasible scenario
(d) A lie of a racist

Short Answer Questions

1. Nels Gudmundsson makes the point that Susan Marie has offered evidence that

2. To accommodate ships in heavy fog, the Coast Guard had installed

3. After the jury is excused, Ishmael contemplates his

4. The persistent wind from this current storm makes the islanders

5. The search warrant was to allow the Sheriff to search Kabuo's boat for

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