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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. What gift does Baba give Amir for his graduation from high school?
(a) A bicycle.
(b) A college education.
(c) A used car.
(d) A watch.
2. Which of the following does Ali use to reassure the boys after the shooting in Chapter 5?
(a) That they are protected by Baba.
(b) That Ali will protect them.
(c) That their heritage will protect them from any danger.
(d) That it is only duck hunters.
3. Who is the protagonist of this novel?
(d) Rahim Kahn.
4. Where does Amir learn some of the true history of the Hazara people?
(a) An old history book.
(c) His teacher.
5. What happens when Amir and Hassan go to the tree after school resumes following the kite tournament?
(a) They discuss what happened in the alley.
(b) They read a favorite story.
(c) Hassan and Amir get into a fight.
(d) Amir pelts Hassan with pomegranates.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Hassan dream of before the kite tournament?
2. What happens to the popular singer who sang at Amir's party?
3. Why did Sanaubar leave?
4. At what age did Amir indicate he came of age?
5. Which of the following is the only thing Baba considers a sin?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happens in Jalalabad after the truck breaks down?
2. What type of affection does Baba show Amir after the attack in Chapter 5?
3. Why does Amir hide some of the presents from his birthday under Hassan's mattress?
4. When and where did Amir come of age?
5. How does Baba guess that Amir has romantic feelings for Soraya?
6. Explain why Amir may have difficulties accepting people who are not able to show success.
7. How does Amir come to realize that Hassan will always be a servant and live in a mud hut?
8. Compare Hassan and Amir's relationship to that of their fathers.
9. How does the novel, The Kite Runner, open?
10. Describe an example which would support the description of Baba as a gruff man.
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