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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. What caused Robyn to sit on the riverbank and weep for 30 minutes in Chapter 4?
(a) She was lost in the desert.
(b) Zelly had her baby camel.
(c) Bub's foot was cut badly.
(d) Dookie tried to kill her again.
2. What did the blue smoke seen by Robyn through the gum leaves indicate?
(a) A church.
(b) Aboriginal camps.
(c) The local bar.
(d) A camel herd.
3. What did Robyn's pet crow, Akhnaton, do that became increasingly annoying to her?
(a) He kept her awake all night.
(b) He tried to kill Diggity.
(c) He always ate her food.
(d) He stole things.
4. What type of terrain do camels find it very difficult to handle?
5. What is a camel's only natural enemy?
Short Answer Questions
1. Which of the camels was responsible for their escape in Chapter 4?
2. What did Robyn coldly contemplate doing one night when she slept over at Gladdy's house in Chapter 4?
3. What was Robyn's first impression of Alice?
4. What was there in the Alice that sounded just like a camel bell, often fooling Robyn?
5. Who were Alcoota, Kate and Zeleika?
Short Essay Questions
1. When Bub got a piece of glass through his foot, how did Robyn manage to get help for him when her usual vets were not around?
2. What kind of trouble did Robyn have with the camel, Kate?
3. According to Robyn, what was the current Australian male like as compared to the men who first settled Australia?
4. What did Robyn begin to discover about herself and people in Chapter 2?
5. In Chapter 4, how had Kurt become a large focus in Robyn's life?
6. When Robyn and her friends finally found the lost camels in Chapter 5, what sort of shape were the animals in?
7. How did Kurt treat Robyn in the beginning?
8. Why do camels hate to be on their own?
9. How did Robyn try to keep Kurt's maniacal temper under control after Gladdy left him?
10. What did Janie think about her future?
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