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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part II.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How many years have passed since Zeitoun's fishing days?
2. What makes the area so uncomfortable during the flood?
(a) The humidity.
(b) The silence.
(c) The sirens.
(d) The animal howls.
3. What is Katrina?
(a) A tree.
(b) A truck.
(c) A hurricane.
(d) A tornado.
4. What does Zeitoun refuse to do during the flood?
(a) All of these.
(b) Listen to the radio.
(c) Leave the city.
(d) Work with strangers.
5. What does Zeitoun's wife think about the news reports about Katrina?
(a) They are completely false.
(b) They are exaggerated.
(c) They are upsetting.
(d) They are right on.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the strange sound that wakes Zeitoun up remind him of?
2. What is the name of Zeitoun's wife?
3. What country was Zeitoun born in?
4. What does Zeitoun weep for while getting around the neighborhood during the flood?
5. What is Zeitoun waiting for at the beginning of the book?
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