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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. Who accompanies Luka as he returns from the mountain carrying the fallen blacksmith's gun in the beginning of Chapter 7: "The Butcher"?
2. What kinds of animals does Fra Antun say come to the crossroads and carry rabies when Natalia insists on staying in Chapter 10: "The Crossroads"?
(d) Wild dogs.
3. The Deathless Man reveals to Natalia's grandfather that the woman he loved was once what, in Chapter 11: "The Bombing"?
(a) A midwife.
(b) A butcher's wife.
(c) A doctor's wife.
(d) A street musician.
4. Where was Arlo's body found after he was killed?
(a) In a prison.
(b) In a hospital.
(c) In a dumpster.
(d) In a minefield.
5. What four-o'clock television show does Natalia describe watching with her grandfather for years in Chapter 11: "The Bombing"?
(b) Wheel of Fortune.
(c) Allo, Allo!
(d) Romanzo Criminale.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is the first taxidermist that Darisa apprentices with in Chapter 9: "The Bear"?
2. What does the word "apothecary" mean?
3. How old does the narrator say Darisa was when he first witnessed one of his sister's attacks in Chapter 9: "The Bear"?
4. The Deathless Man tells Natalia's grandfather in Chapter 11: "The Bombing," "Believe me, Doctor, if your life ends in suddenness you will be" what?
5. What single word is written on the last page of The Jungle Book that Natalia describes in her grandfather's pocket in the Epilogue?
Short Essay Questions
1. Who is the man that Natalia follows into the abandoned village in Chapter 13: "The River"? What clues in the chapter indicate his identity?
2. How would you describe Darisa's attempts at apprehending the tiger in Chapter 9: "The Bear"? What occurs when Darisa is leaving town?
3. How does Natalia describe her grandfather's legacy amongst his peers in the novel's Epilogue?
4. How is the character of Darisa described by Natalia in Chapter 9: "The Bear"? What is Darisa's occupation?
5. What led the apothecary to attempt to help the tiger's wife, according to the narrator in Chapter 12: "The Apothecary"?
6. What do Natalia's grandfather and Gavran Gaile do when they meet in Chapter 11: "The Bombing"? What is revealed about Gavran's past?
7. How does Natalia describe the contents of her grandfather's bag in the Epilogue? When was the bag opened?
8. How is the character of Luka depicted during his childhood and young adulthood in Chapter 7: "The Butcher"?
9. What deceit does Amana's father commit after Amana leaves to elope with her lover in Chapter 7: "The Butcher"?
10. What mission does Natalia accept during the diggers' ceremony in Chapter 8: "The Heart"? Why does she undertake this mission?
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