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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part I.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is Zeitoun waiting for at the beginning of the book?
(a) For the alarm clock to ring.
(b) For his children to wake up.
(c) For the electricity to come back on.
(d) For his wife to cough.
2. What kind of bait does Zeitoun use when fishing as a child?
3. What does Zeitoun's wife think about the news reports about Katrina?
(a) They are right on.
(b) They are upsetting.
(c) They are completely false.
(d) They are exaggerated.
4. Who teases Zeitoun about forgetting his daughter?
(a) His wife.
(b) His best friend.
(c) His brother.
(d) His daughter.
5. When does Zeitoun's wife hear the warnings about Katrina?
(a) While she is at work.
(b) While she is driving.
(c) While she is preparing dinner.
(d) While she is on the bus.
Short Answer Questions
1. How is Zachary different from his siblings?
2. Who did Zeitoun fish with as a child?
3. What city was Zeitoun born in?
4. How old is Zachary at the beginning of the book?
5. What country was Zeitoun born in?
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