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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where did Antoine sleep after his crash landing?
(a) In the plane.
(b) In sand holes.
(c) Under trees.
(d) In a tent.
2. Where did the French Sergeant in the desert say his enthusiasm came from?
3. What does Antoine compare Madrid to while he and Pepin watched it being bombed?
(a) A ship at sea.
(b) A sanctuary.
(c) A war hawk.
(d) A fortress.
4. What did Antoine say the building he stayed in when he saw his first oasis had become in its old age?
5. Who were the Razzia?
(a) Sea pirates.
(b) The Egyptian government.
(c) Moorish marauders.
(d) Tribal looters.
6. Before the crash landing, what did Antoine think he saw in the Middle East when he looked at a meteorology map before taking off?
(a) A wind current.
(b) A typhoon.
(c) A strange calm night.
(d) A sand storm.
7. What kind of man does Antoine think will marry the two girls?
(a) An older and wiser man than himself.
(b) A rich suitor.
(c) A charming man.
(d) An imbecile.
8. According to Antoine, what kind of world is the desert?
(a) A secretive world.
(b) A barbaric world.
(c) A mineral world.
(d) A dangerous world.
9. Who controlled the things that were under the table when Antoine ate with the two girls?
(a) The hospital owner.
(b) The shakrah.
(c) The two girls.
(d) The mother.
10. To what does Antoine compare the people on the train?
11. What was most surprising to the desert men who took air tours of France?
(a) The waterways.
(b) The circus women.
(c) The gardens.
(d) The dense population.
12. What have the people on the train turned themselves into?
13. Where was Antoine headed when he crash landed in the desert?
14. How did the desert men feel after taking air tours over France?
15. What does Antoine say dirtied the people on the train?
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Antoine say he spent the best years of his life?
2. What does Antoine say the human soul remembers?
3. For what trait are the Moorish best known?
4. What does Antoine think most young girls dream about?
5. What does Antoine do for the people on the train at the end of the book?
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