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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Waterlily notice while watching the singers in the celebration in Chapter 10?
2. How do Waterlily and Little Bear find Little Bear's mother, Echo, in Chapter 16?
3. What does Waterlily spend time doing when she returns to her own camp circle in Chapter 17?
4. What happens at the same time Waterlily's grandfather dies?
5. What do the two women want from Black Eagle and his family in exchange for the two horses in Chapter 13?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happens that causes Blue Bird to talk to Waterlily about the proper ways to be courted by a young man, and why does Blue bird feel this is so important?
2. Who does Waterlily marry in Chapter 13, how does she know him, and how does he treat her?
3. Who is Red Leaf, and why is Waterlily happy to meet his parents in Chapter 15?
4. What happens at the same time Waterlily's son is born, and what does she name her son?
5. What does Waterlily learn about the camp circle when Sacred Horse's cousin finds her, Echo, and Little Bear in Chapter 16?
6. Why is it important that Rainbow is selected for the Kit Fox Society, and how does Palani react when he learns of this?
7. What happens during the first part of the Sun Dance ceremony in Chapter 10, and what particularly captures Waterlily's attention?
8. How does meeting Red Leaf's parents affect Waterlily's relationship with her husband?
9. What is the significance of a Buffalo Ceremony, and why does Rainbow give one for Waterlily?
10. When everyone in the camp circle starts getting sick and dying what does Good Hunter tell Sacred Horse to do, and why?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What relationship does Waterlily's camp circle have with neighboring camp circles and other local tribes of Native Americans?
Essay Topic 2
Who receives great honors in "Waterlily", and why? How are these honors bestowed, and what do they mean?
Essay Topic 3
Compare and contrast the characters Waterlily and Blue Bird.
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