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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part II.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What kind of bait does Zeitoun use when fishing as a child?
2. What is Zeitoun waiting for at the beginning of the book?
(a) For his wife to cough.
(b) For his children to wake up.
(c) For the electricity to come back on.
(d) For the alarm clock to ring.
3. How is Zachary different from his siblings?
(a) He is from a different marriage.
(b) He has light skin.
(c) He has a mental disability.
(d) He is a citizen.
4. When did Zeitoun forget about his daughter?
(a) When moving to a new house.
(b) When taking her to school.
(c) When bringing her home from the hospital.
(d) When coming home from work.
5. What does the yard look like after Zeitoun is awoken by a strange sound?
(a) A wasteland.
(b) A sea.
(c) A dump.
(d) A swamp.
Short Answer Questions
1. When does Zeitoun think about his family in the homeland?
2. Why does Zeitoun refuse to leave during the flood?
3. How old is Zachary at the beginning of the book?
4. How long does Zeitoun say recovery will take when he sees the flood?
5. How do Zeitoun and his wife keep in touch all day?
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