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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How is the caravan of men traveling from city to city?
(a) On the backs of camels.
(b) In train cars.
(c) In rusted automobiles.
(d) On foot, carrying tents on their backs.
2. How many wives does Belqassim have?
3. Which of the following adjectives does shopkeeper Daoud Zozeph use to describe the world?
4. Which of the following meats is Kit regularly fed to help fatten her?
5. What does Kit beg the nurse to bring for Port, but the nurse cannot because it is rationed?
6. What gift does Daoud Zozeph give to Kit with the hopes it will help cure Port?
7. How often must Port take a pill to alleviate his fever?
(a) Every six hours.
(b) Every two hours.
(c) Every four hours.
(d) Every eight hours.
8. How many passengers are bumped from the evening bus when Port lies and says his wife is very sick?
9. As the bus pulls into El Ga'a, what does the landscape outside the windows look like?
(a) It is all sand.
(b) It is all stones.
(c) It is all trees.
(d) It is all water.
10. What size is Belqassim's house?
(a) It is average-sized.
(b) It is large.
(c) Belqassim does not own a house.
(d) It is tiny.
11. Where does Kit wake after escaping from Zozeph's the night before?
(a) In the middle of the city.
(b) In the woods.
(c) In the desert.
(d) By the river.
12. Who feeds Kit during the day?
(a) A little boy.
(b) An old woman.
(c) A teenaged girl.
(d) A middle aged man.
13. Which of the following characters regularly visits a sauna to battle chills?
(b) Lieutenant D'Armagnac.
(d) M. Abdelkader.
14. In his hallucination dreams, where does Port dream he is when he dies?
(a) In the market.
(b) In his childhood home.
(c) Aboard a train.
(d) In church.
15. Which of the following bizarre activities does Kit engage in the middle of the night, alone?
Short Answer Questions
1. How did Daoud Zozeph's baby die?
2. Why won't the woman at the market take Kit's money to pay for the beverage?
3. From which of the following diseases is the beggar who assaults Kit suffering?
4. How does Kit know Port is sick during their bus ride to El Ga'a?
5. What is the name of the consulate who comes to pick Kit up from the airport?
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