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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Section 1: pages 3-24.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why do Kino and Jiya cling to Kino's father?
(a) A hurricane wind breaks from the ocean.
(b) Lightning strikes close to the house.
(c) Gunshots are heard in the distance.
(d) The volcano has erupted.
2. Why does Kino's father stay up all night one night?
(a) A volcano is active.
(b) Kino is sick.
(c) Setsu has not returned home.
(d) The waves are very high.
3. In what country does THE BIG WAVE take place?
4. Why is Kino glad that he lives up so high on the mountain?
(a) Sometimes it snows there.
(b) He pretends he is king of the world.
(c) He can almost touch clouds.
(d) He can see the sea below.
5. Jiya says that only the __________________ live on the island.
(a) Old Gentleman's grandchildren.
(b) Sacred deer.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why did Setsu not see the big wave?
2. Who is the prettiest girl Jiya has ever seen?
3. What encircles the fields on the mountain?
4. What do Kino and Jiya search for when they play near the water?
5. What is located on a small strip of sand at the base of the mountain?
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