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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. How many eggs were in the ptarmigan nest?
2. What made Whinney nervous?
(a) The smell of the strange man in the cave.
(b) The smell of blood within the cave.
(c) Ayla's attention elsewhere.
(d) None of these.
3. What wasn't Jondalar looking forward to telling Darvo?
(a) That he was leaving.
(b) All of these.
(c) That his mother wouldn't mate him.
(d) That he wouldn't mate his mother.
4. What did Jondalar notice in the back of the cave?
(a) Neither of these.
(b) Both of these.
(c) That Ayla must have been there for years.
(d) Cave lion spoor.
5. Who else had Jondalar told about Zolena?
(a) No one.
Short Answer Questions
1. When there was less weight the boat was ______ to handle.
2. How did Jondalar feel about Serenio?
3. What was the only thing out of the ordinary about Ayla?
4. What did Ayla want to know from her cave lion totem?
5. What stung Jondalar?
Short Essay Questions
1. What was Jondalar's outburst regarding, and what was the reason for it?
2. What innovation did Ayla make since Whinney had returned and what was the reason for this innovation?
3. What argument did Ayla make for the people of the Clan not being animals?
4. What did the Clan consider as improper and why did Ayla question it? To what conclusion did Ayla come regarding this?
5. What thought pattern lead to Ayla's riding of the huge cave lion?
6. Why did Ayla's cave seem more lonely at this point than when she had first made it her home?
7. Why wouldn't Jondalar stop loving Ayla?
8. Why was Marthona so upset about Jondalar's decision to leave with Thonolan?
9. What adaptive techniques allowed the chamois to cling to rocks?
10. Why was Jondalar concerned that he might not bring Ayla Pleasure?
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