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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. As Azaro and his "guide" travel, what flows backward against their travel?
(a) The wind.
(b) The crowd.
(c) The road.
2. Where does the man come from that boxes Azaro's father at night by the swamp?
(a) The village.
(b) The sky.
(c) The swamp.
(d) The bar.
3. The rainy season ends and with that, who supposedly dreams of being chased by a lizard?
(a) The landlord.
(b) Madame Koto.
(c) Azaro's father.
(d) The blind man.
4. Who does Azaro throw a stone at while coming home with the drink?
(b) The blind man.
(c) The foreman.
(d) Other children.
5. After Azaro's third day of withdrawing into himself, what does he do?
(a) He began to sweat from fever and chills.
(b) He began to scream in pain.
(c) He cried.
(d) He began to leave the world of the living.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the name of the former robber-turned-boxer that challenges Azaro's father to a boxing match?
2. Who carries Azaro's exhausted father back home after the fight with the man in the white suit?
3. What do the eyes watch besides Azaro's father when he shadowboxes outside at night?
4. Who says poverty is driving this person mad?
5. Who begs Azaro's father not to leave when he is in his dream?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does the three-headed spirit die, and who kills him?
2. What happens at the party Azaro's father has for his newly acquired taste for politics?
3. Why are the gods angry with Azaro, and what do they do about it while he is on his journey with the three-headed spirit?
4. How are Helen and the beggars connected?
5. After Azaro's father decides to train as a boxer, what happens to lead Azaro to withdraw into himself?
6. What happens when Azaro's father fights the man in the white suit?
7. Why is Azaro's father so excited when he wakes up in Book 8?
8. How does the rain coming down for two weeks affect Azaro at home and at school?
9. What happens with Azaro's father after he defeats the Green Leopard, and who does Azaro's mother call to help him?
10. The four-headed spirit came to Azaro in different forms. What are they and how does Azaro respond?
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