Veiled Sentiments: Honor and Poetry in a Bedouin Society Test | Final Test - Easy

Lila Abu-Lughod
This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 137 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy the Veiled Sentiments: Honor and Poetry in a Bedouin Society Lesson Plans
Name: _________________________ Period: ___________________

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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. When Lila has difficulty translating imagery that Makraba used in her poetry about her husband's second marriage, what are the images of? When Lila has difficulty translating imagery that Makraba used in her poetry about her husband's second marriage, what are the images of?
(a) Road and journey.
(b) Sleep and death.
(c) Predator and prey.
(d) Ships and harbors.

2. What German explorer published ghinnawas?
(a) Manfried Siegfried.
(b) D. E. Eberhardt Reinhold.
(c) J. C. Ewald Falls.
(d) David Reinhardt.

3. When an old woman suddenly died, what did some suggest her husband had done?
(a) Choked her.
(b) Hit her over the head.
(c) Strangled her.
(d) Beat her.

4. How old was the Haj when he had his first romance?
(a) 19.
(b) 18.
(c) 17.
(d) 16.

5. With whom did Aziza have recurring problems?
(a) Her brother.
(b) Her mother.
(c) Her uncle.
(d) Her father.

6. What popular cultural theme becomes tied up with ghinnawas?
(a) A second marriage.
(b) Death of a lover.
(c) Thwarted love.
(d) Death of a child.

7. How would a body be prepared in proper Muslim fashion?
(a) Close the eyes with coins.
(b) Place drops of water in the person's mouth and tie the jaw shut.
(c) Wrap the body in a cloth.
(d) Anoint the body with spices.

8. After the senior magnate questioned family members about the sudden death of an old woman, what causes were suggested for her death?
(a) A stroke.
(b) A broken heart because her son died.
(c) A heart attack.
(d) Sadness because her daughter had died.

9. When did a German explorer publish ghinnawas?
(a) 1910.
(b) 1906.
(c) 1921.
(d) 1926.

10. Where had Aziza's husband been working when they marry?
(a) Cairo.
(b) Alexandria.
(c) Libya.
(d) Egypt.

11. When Rashid's second wife ran away, who does Rashid blame?
(a) A child in the household.
(b) A woman in the household.
(c) His first wife.
(d) His brother.

12. How many ghinnawas did a German explorer publish?
(a) 50.
(b) 200 or so.
(c) 89.
(d) 100 or so.

13. What did many poems explicitly request?
(a) Consideration.
(b) Help or care.
(c) Tenderness.
(d) Love.

14. What type of occasions would elders avoid so as not to hear ghinnawas publicly sung?
(a) Births of babies.
(b) Sheep shearings.
(c) Women's gatherings.
(d) Courtship ceremonies.

15. What analogy was often drawn in poetry?
(a) An analogy between the poet and sisters.
(b) An analogy between the poet and young children.
(c) An analogy between the poet and the tribe.
(d) An analogy between the poet and brothers.

Short Answer Questions

1. In a love story in Chapter 8, who killed a girl when she wailed and cried over the death of the boy she loved?

2. When an individual wrote a poem about personal experiences, with whom did the writer identify?

3. Who was the person usually most responsible for preventing love matches?

4. In a love story told in Chapter 8, what happened to a woodcutter?

5. When a girl of about seventeen died, which male relative cried at the funeral?

(see the answer keys)

This section contains 495 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy the Veiled Sentiments: Honor and Poetry in a Bedouin Society Lesson Plans
Copyrights
BookRags
Veiled Sentiments: Honor and Poetry in a Bedouin Society from BookRags. (c)2016 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.