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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 does Kino think there might be an earthquake coming?
(a) The birds are very noisy.
(b) The sea is calm but gray.
(c) His bed is shaking a little.
(d) The animals are scattering.
2. In what country does THE BIG WAVE take place?
3. Where does Kino live?
(a) On a farm.
(b) In a suburb.
(c) In a city.
(d) At an orphanage.
4. Why is Kino glad that he lives up so high on the mountain?
(a) He pretends he is king of the world.
(b) He can almost touch clouds.
(c) Sometimes it snows there.
(d) He can see the sea below.
5. How many times in his life has Kino's father seen the Old Gentleman's flag?
Short Answer Questions
1. Which of the following does Kino NOT discover about the sea and why Jiya is afraid of it?
2. Why does a bell toll from the Old Gentleman's castle?
3. Jiya says that only the __________________ live on the island.
4. What food does Kino's mother prepare for him because he is cold?
5. What is situated at the top of the mountain?
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