1. What was notable about the the protagonist's father?
(a) His father had one leg.
(b) His father had 13 children.
(c) His father was the richest man in their town.
(d) His father lived to be 106 years old.
2. As a child, what was the only type of money used in the protagonist's town?
3. The protagonist's siblings were all hard workers, but the protagonist was ____________________.
(a) Occupied with drinking palm-wine.
(b) Bedridden from a rare disease.
(c) A hermit who read books all day.
(d) Too young to help with work.
4. What does the protagonist do when he finds the tapster dead?
(a) He climbs a palm tree to tap palm-wine.
(b) He runs away in fear.
(c) He brings the body back to town to bury it.
(d) He sobs for three days.
5. Why does the protagonist leave his town?
(a) He follows the woman he wants to marry.
(b) He is exiled by his family.
(c) There is a famine and he is hungry.
(d) He leaves in search of the dead tapster.
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