Year of the Elephant: A Moroccan Woman's Journey Toward Independence, and Other Stories Test | Final Test - Easy

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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What did the husband's discover in "Dinner in the Black Market" was missing ?
(a) Their jewelry .
(b) Their cars.
(c) Their wives.
(d) Money.

2. What is wrong, according to Zahra's husband, with the way she eats?
(a) She uses a fork.
(b) She talks and eats at the same time.
(c) She eats with her hands.
(d) She uses a spoon.

3. What happens to the old neighbors in "Out of Work"?
(a) They moved.
(b) They still live in the same homes.
(c) They died.
(d) They were arrested.

4. Why does the man in "Divorce" leave his wife?
(a) She stands up for herself.
(b) He doesn't like her job.
(c) He doesn't like her cooking.
(d) She has an affair.

5. What job does Zahra take at the end of Chapter 5?
(a) Cleaning lady.
(b) Teacher.
(c) Factory worker.
(d) Doctor.

6. What is lodged in a character's nose in "A Vacation"?
(a) A bead.
(b) A marble.
(c) A chickpea.
(d) A grape.

7. Who does the state official meet in "The Discontented"?
(a) An old friend.
(b) His wife.
(c) His cousin.
(d) His brother.

8. What is the man's behavior like in "Divorce"?
(a) Anxious.
(b) Sad.
(c) Happy.
(d) Confident.

9. What mode of transportation does the man in "Divorce" use?
(a) Bike.
(b) Bus.
(c) Car.
(d) Motercycle.

10. What is the acquaintance's reaction to the state official's offer in "The Discontented"?
(a) He laughs.
(b) He cries.
(c) He accepts.
(d) He turns it down.

11. What does Roukia think of her surprise?
(a) She loves it.
(b) She eats it.
(c) She is thrilled.
(d) She dislikes it.

12. Who was to blame for the one sister's divorce?
(a) A neighbor.
(b) The robust sister.
(c) The sickly sister.
(d) The mother.

13. What does the acquaintance in "The Discontented" claim he knows nothing about?
(a) Accounting.
(b) Farming.
(c) Cleaning.
(d) Women.

14. What does Roukia's mother send her to the field to collect?
(a) Thyme.
(b) Rosemary.
(c) Milk.
(d) Flowers.

15. Why do people warn Zahra about moving?
(a) It is too unknown.
(b) It is expensive.
(c) She has too many children.
(d) She is uneducated.

Short Answer Questions

1. Why does the state official's acquaintance believe his life is the way it is?

2. When must the sisters fast?

3. What caused the deterioration of Zahra's marriage?

4. What does the woman in "Out of Work" do now that she is unemployed?

5. How does the woman in "Out of Work" describe her commute?

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