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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. Why doesn't a donii usually have a face?
(a) The Mother isn't invited into the figurine when there is a face.
(b) The face of a donii attracts the spirit.
(c) The face of the Mother is unknowable.
(d) All of these.
2. What did Ayla want to know from her cave lion totem?
(a) If she would ever find the Others.
(b) Why she had been cast out of the Clan.
(c) Why the cub was sent to her.
(d) Why she had been given the animals as companions.
3. What, more than ever, made Jondalar suspect Ayla was a donii?
(a) When Ayla called birds to her hands.
(b) When Ayla rode Baby.
(c) When Baby returned and she had control over him.
(d) When Ayla midwifed Whinney.
4. What was the only thing out of the ordinary about Ayla?
(a) She was extraordinarily pretty.
(b) She was slightly deformed.
(c) She was alone.
(d) She was both advanced and primitive.
5. How did Ayla kill the bison?
(a) By stabbing it with a spear Jondalar had made for her.
(b) By stabbing it with a Clan spear.
(c) By shooting it in the eye with her spear thrower.
(d) None of these.
Short Answer Questions
1. How old was Thonolan at his matrimonial?
2. What surprised Jondalar regarding flatheads?
3. What was the special meaning behind the saiga antelope?
4. What does Jondalar notice is missing from Ayla's implements?
5. What had disrupted Whinney's herd?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is the difference between Creb and the Zelandoni, and how did Ayla explain it to Jondalar?
2. What did Jondalar consider about Ayla, and what brought about this decision?
3. What was Jondalar's outburst regarding, and what was the reason for it?
4. What adaptive techniques allowed the chamois to cling to rocks?
5. What thought pattern lead to Ayla's riding of the huge cave lion?
6. What major difference did Ayla note in Jondalar's attitude towards the clan in Chapter 26?
7. What did Jondalar admire about Ayla, and what had it taken to show him?
8. What did Thonolan learn from Jetamio?
9. What argument did Ayla make for the people of the Clan not being animals?
10. Why wouldn't Jondalar stop loving Ayla?
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