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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. After Sundiata abandons Soumaoro, who does he seek out to destroy?
(a) Soumaoro's parents.
(b) Soumaoro's allies.
(c) Soumaoro's followers.
(d) Soumaoro's children.
2. What does Sundiata plan to do when he finds Dankaran?
(a) Imprison him.
(b) Exile him.
(c) Reconcile with him.
(d) Kill him.
3. What do the kings of the nation give to Sundiata when they proclaim him emperor of the land?
(a) Their armies.
(b) Their weapons.
(c) Their crowns.
(d) Their wives.
4. What does the griot claim is the only think left of Sundiata's reign in present-day Mali?
(a) The rivers.
(b) The skies.
(c) The flowers.
(d) The trees.
5. In the battles between Sundiata and Soumaoro's men, who is usually victorious?
(a) The armies victories are split evenly.
(b) Soumaoro's men are always victorious.
(c) Sundiata's men are always victorious.
(d) Sundiata believes there is no victor in these battles.
6. From which animal is a magical feather plucked that will be the downfall of Soumaoro?
(a) A vulture.
(b) A flamingo.
(c) A chicken.
(d) An eagle.
7. How do the people of Mali feel about Sundiata returning to the land?
(a) They do not know of his decision.
(b) They are against it.
(c) They are too afraid to voice their opinions.
(d) They support it.
8. What is Fassyky's first name?
9. How many animals does Sundiata sacrifice upon returning home to Mali?
10. What is the name of Soumaoro's nephew who joins in Sundiata's army?
11. What are the Malian people only too happy to steal from Soumaoro's reserves when he is out of power?
(c) Yards of silk.
(d) Gold coins.
12. Where does Sundiata want to bury Sogolon?
(a) In Mali.
(b) In the ocean.
(c) In Mema.
(d) In Ghana.
13. What topic does Sundiata find himself does Sundiata find himself discussing with Nana Triban upon returning to Mali?
14. Who is Siara Kouman Konaty?
(a) Sundiata's nephew.
(b) Sundiata's brother.
(c) Sundiata's cousin.
(d) Sundiata's uncle.
15. Who is Nana Triban's mother?
(b) Her mother is unknown.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the name of the city where Sundiata meets with the nations to discuss their empire?
2. Why did the kings of Mali respect Sundiata when he was a boy?
3. Since Sundiata's rise to power, what has happened to the rate of crime in his land?
4. What do the Malian merchants tell Sundiata about Mali?
5. What type of party does Sundiata lead for his men on the eve of their big battle?
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