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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is Zeitoun's brother's name?
2. 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.
3. When does Zeitoun think about his family in the homeland?
(a) When he goes to church.
(b) When he drives to work.
(c) When he eats dinner.
(d) When he gets letters.
4. What is the name of Zeitoun's oldest brother?
5. What did Zeitoun use for fishing as a child?
(c) All of these.
6. What makes the area so uncomfortable during the flood?
(a) The silence.
(b) The animal howls.
(c) The humidity.
(d) The sirens.
7. What interrupts Zeitoun's morning prayers during the flood?
(a) A helicopter.
(b) Barking dogs.
(c) A phone call.
(d) Rushing water.
8. When does Zeitoun's wife hear the warnings about Katrina?
(a) While she is at work.
(b) While she is preparing dinner.
(c) While she is on the bus.
(d) While she is driving.
9. What is Zeitoun's oldest brother famously good at?
10. How many years have passed since Zeitoun's fishing days?
11. Who does Zeitoun seek out the second day of the flood?
(b) Military men.
(c) His properties.
(d) Elderly people.
12. Who teases Zeitoun about forgetting his daughter?
(a) His brother.
(b) His best friend.
(c) His wife.
(d) His daughter.
13. What does Kathy want saved from the flood?
(a) Her jewelery.
(b) Her box.
(c) All of these.
(d) Her china.
14. How does Zeitoun save special items from the flood?
(a) He loads them in the canoe.
(b) He moves them to the basement.
(c) He carries them to the second floor.
(d) He puts them in a time capsule.
15. Where does Yuko live?
(c) Baton Rouge.
(d) Salt Lake.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Zeitoun's brother live?
2. Why can't Zeitoun personally help the single woman he finds?
3. How does Zeitoun figure out there the extra water is coming from after the storm?
4. What status does New Orleans have during the flood?
5. How does Zeitoun keep in touch with Kathy during the flood?
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