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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. When the narrator moved to Norway, he was impressed with what?
(a) The amount of reading that the Norwegians do on a daily basis.
(b) The welfare system.
(c) The country's nature preserves.
(d) The educational system.

2. In some areas of France, why do even non-Muslim girls will wear veils?
(a) To protect themselves from the beurs.
(b) They want to be like their Muslim friends.
(c) They have respect for the Muslim culture.
(d) They think the veils are pretty.

3. What is "honor" killing?
(a) When a person kills someone who is dying.
(b) When a person offers him or herself to be sacrificed.
(c) When a person is killed for dishonoring his/her family or culture.
(d) When a person kills and is honest about this mistake.

4. What was the name of this man's autobiography?
(a) Allah, in My Own Words.
(b) In My Own Words.
(c) My Muhammad.
(d) My Life.

5. Norway stated that Bush was equal to whom?
(a) George Washington.
(b) Tony Blair.
(c) Hitler.
(d) Saddam.

6. He writes that he had never felt more ______________ and being in Europe made him see that America and Europe were the heartland of democracy and both were at war with a common enemy that threatened the West.
(a) American.
(b) Norwegian.
(c) Swedish.
(d) European.

7. When the narrator went to the police regarding the physical violence that took place against him, what did they do?
(a) They urged him to not press charges.
(b) They worked to catch those who had attacked him.
(c) They sent him back to the U.S.
(d) They blamed him for the attack.

8. Some Muslims become even _________________ once they get to Europe.
(a) More conservative.
(b) More liberal.
(c) Less conservative.
(d) More trustworthy.

9. What are these Muslims called?
(a) Burris.
(b) Boars.
(c) Bears.
(d) Beurs.

10. When this Muslim leader would walk the streets, Norwegians who recognized him did what?
(a) Feared him.
(b) Cursed him for speaking out against the U.S. and capitalism.
(c) Avoided him.
(d) Applauded him for speaking out against the U.S. and capitalism.

11. Europeans see government as what?
(a) Something to be feared.
(b) Head of the family.
(c) The enemy.
(d) Satan.

12. Immigrant Muslims take advantage of ________________________ of the European community.
(a) The wealth.
(b) The poorly-run programs.
(c) The liberal social spending.
(d) The conservative spending.

13. What did this Muslim leader call 9/11?
(a) A mistake.
(b) A gift from God.
(c) A great disaster.
(d) A surprise.

14. These Muslims are mostly of _________ descent.
(a) West African.
(b) Saudi Arabian.
(c) North African.
(d) Afghani.

15. Large-scale migration to Europe started around ________ years ago and the European establishment has since "encouraged a romantic view of Muslim immigrants," stating that they are victims and that criticizing them is racist.
(a) Sixty.
(b) Thirty.
(c) Fifty.
(d) Forty.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does the European tolerance of differences in beliefs plus the lack of help in integrating into their new home, create?

2. Radical, fundamental Muslims are taking advantage of what?

3. The narrator and his partner move to _____________________ on April 1, 1999.

4. The media in Norway, and much of Europe, is taught to do what?

5. Who is vigilant to keep new Muslim immigrants on the Islam "straight and narrow?"

(see the answer keys)

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