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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part II.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is Zeitoun's brother's name?
2. How does Zeitoun save special items from the flood?
(a) He moves them to the basement.
(b) He puts them in a time capsule.
(c) He carries them to the second floor.
(d) He loads them in the canoe.
3. What makes the area so uncomfortable during the flood?
(a) The sirens.
(b) The animal howls.
(c) The silence.
(d) The humidity.
4. Why does Zeitoun go by his last name?
(a) His buddies always called him that.
(b) He shares his father's name.
(c) His first is hard to pronounce.
(d) His name changed when he migrated.
5. What items from childhood does Zeitoun save from the flood?
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the yard look like after Zeitoun is awoken by a strange sound?
2. How far from the coast would Zeitoun go to fish as a child?
3. Who did Zeitoun fish with as a child?
4. How long does Zeitoun say recovery will take when he sees the flood?
5. What does Zeitoun's wife think about the news reports about Katrina?
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