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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What type of existence does Turi live in order to better befit his position of leader of his band?
(a) Cautious.
(b) Powerful.
(c) Chaste.
(d) Ruthless.

2. What provides a means of existence for the people of Sicily after the war?
(a) Importing from America.
(b) The Catholic Church.
(c) The black market.
(d) Harvesting.

3. What do Turi and Aspanu watch from a dark alley before returning to the cave where they live?
(a) A police raid at Turi's parent's home.
(b) A police raid on the town of Montelepre.
(c) The interrogation of Hector Adonis by the carabinieri.
(d) The murder of Aspanu's parents.

4. What is the name of the police who protect Montelepre?
(a) The Carabins.
(b) The carabinieri.
(c) The Vitells.
(d) The Vitella.

5. What was viewed as the rival to government in the story?
(a) The Mafia.
(b) Groups of bandits.
(c) The church.
(d) The townspeople.

6. What functions as the headquarters for the black market smugglers?
(a) The Catholic Church.
(b) The police station.
(c) A monastery.
(d) A hospital.

7. Why are Turi and his friends famous to the people of Sicily?
(a) They own several estates.
(b) They smuggle food.
(c) They give to the poor.
(d) They are part of the Catholic Church.

8. Who has a gun aimed at their head but is saved by a defective bullet?
(a) Turi's father.
(b) Aspanu.
(c) Turi.
(d) Hector Adonis.

9. Who tries to help Turi by concocting a plan to keep him safe from the police?
(a) Don Croce.
(b) Hector Adonis.
(c) Aspanu.
(d) Michael Corleone.

10. Who is interested in recruiting Turi as the heir to their empire?
(a) Don Croce.
(b) Don Corleone.
(c) Hector Adonis.
(d) Minister Trezza.

11. Who does Aspanu inform that he knows the whereabouts of Turi?
(a) The Mafia chiefs.
(b) Turi's father.
(c) A guard at the Bellampo Barracks.
(d) Don Croce.

12. When Turi kidnaps Prince Ollorto, what does he supply the Prince with?
(a) Antibiotics.
(b) Insulin.
(c) Glasses.
(d) Penicillin.

13. Who never attends the three day Fiesta in Montelepre?
(a) Don Croce.
(b) Aspanu.
(c) Hector Adonis.
(d) Turi.

14. When Michael Corleone arrives in Sicily, where does he attend a meeting in order to discuss Turi?
(a) The Hotel Umberto.
(b) The Hotel Sicily.
(c) The Hotel Piasa.
(d) The Hotel Hugo.

15. What are Turi's feelings toward the Mafia?
(a) He wants to join them.
(b) He fears and hates them.
(c) He is unsure of them.
(d) He feels they are the only way to help the people of Sicily.

Short Answer Questions

1. What did Don Croce do for the Mafia when he first became a don?

2. Why is Michael Corleone in Sicily?

3. What holiday does Turi go home for in order to visit his parents?

4. Why is Turi released from prison after his arrest for urging laborers to stop working the harvest?

5. Who is Turi's godfather?

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