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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part II.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What items from childhood does Zeitoun save from the flood?
2. What is Zeitoun's oldest brother famously good at?
3. What does the strange sound that wakes Zeitoun up remind him of?
(a) A drum beat.
(b) A river.
(c) A gunshot.
(d) A pipe.
4. What makes the area so uncomfortable during the flood?
(a) The silence.
(b) The humidity.
(c) The sirens.
(d) The animal howls.
5. How far from the coast would Zeitoun go to fish as a child?
(a) One mile.
(b) One half mile.
(c) One half kilometer.
(d) One kilometer.
Short Answer Questions
1. How do Zeitoun and his wife keep in touch all day?
2. When does Zeitoun's wife hear the warnings about Katrina?
3. What is Katrina?
4. Who does Zeitoun seek out the second day of the flood?
5. What is the elderly couple in the neighborhood doing to get attention?
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