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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 1 and 2.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What do the men do for entertainment?
(a) Play craps.
(b) Play cards.
(c) Play cricket.
(d) Play whist.
2. To where does Kesegaran agree to carry a message?
(d) South Africa.
3. How does Maturin spend the next few days after collapsing?
(a) Creating a concoction for his problem.
(b) Sleeping and eating.
(c) Resting and reading his nature books.
(d) In a semi-delirious state.
4. For what are the nests good?
(a) Medicinal purposes.
(b) Use in cooking birds' nest soup.
(c) For constructing strong ropes.
(d) For starting fires quickly.
5. What does Maturin find when he goes to gather the nests?
(a) Some Chinese children gathering the nests.
(b) He cannot find them again.
(c) A wounded Dyak.
(d) The nests had all been put to the torch by the attackers.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is critical after the attack?
2. Whose nests does Maturin find?
3. Where are the nests?
4. Who organizes the shipwrecked men's camp?
5. Why are the sailors able to salvage much of the ship's contents?
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