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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part 1: "The Waning Light," Chapters 3 - 4.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What did Ngotho pay for his son to become an apprentice to the village carpenter?
(a) His first-born daughter's hand in marriage.
(b) A chicken and 50 shillings.
(c) A goat and 150 shillings.
(d) A cow and 100 shillings.
2. What do Njoroge and Kamau go to the forest to search for in Chapter 4?
3. What is the name of God's tree in the creation story related by Ngotho in Chapter 2?
4. Who is Ngotho's employer's wife who is described as being too thin?
5. What is Kamau apprenticeshipping to become in Chapter 1?
(a) A tailor.
(b) A miller.
(c) A carpenter.
(d) A baker.
Short Answer Questions
1. The narrator states in Chapter 1 that "time and bad conditions do not favour" what (3)?
2. Who is Lucia's mother?
3. The bush around what kind of trees is said to be a holy place in Chapter 2?
4. Who is the big son of Jacobo?
5. How many wives does the village carpenter have?
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