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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where does Yuko live?
(b) Salt Lake.
(d) Baton Rouge.
2. Where does Zeitoun sleep when his bed won't do during the storm?
(a) The couch.
(b) The roof.
(c) The bathtub.
(d) A hotel.
3. How long was Zeitoun's brother a sea captain?
(a) 30 years.
(b) 10 years.
(c) 20 years.
(d) 40 years.
4. What is the elderly couple in the neighborhood doing to get attention?
(a) Waving a white sheet.
(b) Shooting up flares.
(d) Playing loud music.
5. Why does Kathy's mother think she wears the hijab?
(a) For her children.
(b) To bother her family.
(c) For her husband.
(d) To make people uncomfortable.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Katrina?
2. What kind of boat helps the single woman found by Zeitoun?
3. What does Zeitoun say the dogs in the neighborhood sound like during the flood?
4. When did Zeitoun forget about his daughter?
5. What kind of bait does Zeitoun use when fishing as a child?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why did the mayor tell citizens to be armed with an axe if they did not evacuate?
2. What image from the wreckage of the flood is the hardest on Zeitoun?
3. Why does Zeitoun not check out his office when he originally plans?
4. What is a hijab?
5. What drove Kathy away from Christianity?
6. Why does Zeitoun tell Kathy he can't leave New Orleans at the beginning of the flood?
7. How did Zeitoun's relationship with his wife progress when they first met?
8. What does Alvin ask Zeitoun to do for him?
9. What is Kathy dreading about the evacuation?
10. What makes it hard for Zeitoun to sleep at night after the second day of the flood?
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