The Dark Child Test | Final Test - Easy

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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. How does Camara's mother light up his bed?
(a) With a match.
(b) With a torch.
(c) With an oil lamp.
(d) With a flashlight.

2. What is Camara worried about when he returns home after his final exams in Conakry?
(a) His parents' reaction to his school results.
(b) His parents' health.
(c) Being away from Marie.
(d) How his parents will react to his decision to study abroad.

3. What is hanging from the bombax trees and huts when the sun comes up after the Ceremony of the Lions?
(a) White flowers.
(b) Black threads.
(c) Black snakes.
(d) White threads.

4. What do the older boys and men do after the procession?
(a) They drink and eat.
(b) They sing.
(c) They stay out for the night.
(d) They go home.

5. Before Camara gets on the train, he thinks about a certain person. Who does he think about?
(a) Mamadou.
(b) Sidafa.
(c) Kouyate.
(d) Fanta.

6. How does Camara's father react when he tells him about his plans to study abroad?
(a) He is supportive.
(b) He starts screaming.
(c) He is opposed to the idea.
(d) He starts crying.

7. Who is Marie?
(a) A student at Camara's school.
(b) A student at the girl's middle school.
(c) A former student at the girls' high school.
(d) A student at the girls' high school.

8. Where are the boys led when the ritual procession finishes?
(a) Into a big hut.
(b) Into the brush.
(c) Onto the river.
(d) Onto the railroad.

9. Who is Mamadou?
(a) Camara's nephew.
(b) Camara's brother.
(c) Camara's cousin.
(d) Camara's uncle.

10. The dancing goes on how long after the circumcision ceremony and before the boys are taken to a special hut where they will stay?
(a) A month.
(b) Three weeks.
(c) Two weeks.
(d) A week.

11. Who gives the boys a handkerchief for their ceremony of circumcision?
(a) Their mother.
(b) Their sweetheart.
(c) Their aunt.
(d) Their sister.

12. What kind of landscape does Camara see that he has never seen before while on the train to Conakry?
(a) Rivers.
(b) Deserts.
(c) Foothills.
(d) Waterfalls.

13. Who talks to Camara's mother about his desire to study abroad in hopes of convincing her that it is a good idea?
(a) Camara's father.
(b) Camara.
(c) Camara and his father.
(d) Camara's uncle.

14. What is the quality of the instruction in Camara's school when he returns to it?
(a) Funny.
(b) Uninteresting.
(c) Poor.
(d) Excellent.

15. How long will the boys stay in a special hut after the circumcision?
(a) A week.
(b) A month.
(c) Two weeks.
(d) Two months.

Short Answer Questions

1. When do the young boys face the real test of circumcision?

2. Who encourages Camara and Marie to be more intimate?

3. When does Camara's rite of passage start?

4. What is the only thing Konden Diara will do to Camara according to his father?

5. Who gathers the boys to take them away for their teenage ritual?

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