Study Guide

The Arabian Nights Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 50:


What does the Persian give King Sabur in the story of The Ebony Horse? (from Chapter 16, The Ebony Horse)


In the story of The Sweep and The Noble Lady, what do the pilgrims do with the praying man? (from Chapter 12, The Sweep and The Noble Lady)


In the story of Ali The Persian, why did Caliph Harun al-Rashid ask his Wazir for a storyteller? (from Chapter 13, Ali The Persian)


What does Shahrazad use to plead with King Shahryar to spare her life? (from Conclusion,)


After Queen Lab turns Badr into a bird, who rescues him? (from Chapter 23, Julnar The Sea-Born And Her Son King Badr Basim of Persia)

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