Have You Really Read The Kite Runner

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Have You Really Read The Kite Runner - Quiz

The Kite Runner is one exquisite novel written by Khaled Hosseini. It's a shocking story about friendship, betrayal, growing up in Afghanistan and realizing true values in life before it's too late. Have you read this touching story? Let's check together.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who said this : "That was a long time ago, but it’s wrong what they say about the past, I’ve learned, about how you can bury it. Because the past claws its way out. Looking back now, I realize I have been peeking into that deserted alley for the last twenty-six years." ?
    • A. 

      Baba

    • B. 

      Amir

    • C. 

      Hassan

    • D. 

      Assef

  • 2. 
    Who was Amir talking about in this quote : "Never mind that we spent entire winters flying kites, running kites. Never mind that to me, the face of Afghanistan is that of a boy with a thin-boned frame… a boy with Chinese doll face perpetually lit by a harelipped smile." ?
    • A. 

      Baba

    • B. 

      Assef

    • C. 

      Rahim Khan

    • D. 

      Hassan

  • 3. 
    Which one of these quotes talks about father and son relationship ?
    • A. 

      My suspicions had been right all those years. He knew about Assef, the kite, the money, the watch with the lightning bolt hands. He had always known.

    • B. 

      I thought about Hassan’s dream, the one about us swimming in the lake. There is no monster, he’d said, just water. Except he’d been wrong about that.

    • C. 

      Because the truth of it was, I always felt like Baba hated me a little. And why not? After all, I had killed his beloved wife, his beautiful princess, hadn’t I?

    • D. 

      Long before the Roussi army marched into Afghanistan, long before villages were burned and schools destroyed… Kabul had become a city of ghosts for me.

  • 4. 
    Which of these quotes talks about betrayal ? 
    • A. 

      That’s the real Afghanistan, Agha sahib. That’s the Afghanistan I know. You? You’ve always been a tourist here, you just didn’t know it.

    • B. 

      How much more do you need to see? Let me save you the trouble: Nothing that you remember has survived. Best to forget.

    • C. 

      If someone were to ask me today whether the story of Hassan, Sohrab, and me ends with happiness, I wouldn’t know what to say.Does anybody’s?

    • D. 

      As it turned out, Baba and I were more alike than I’d ever known. We had both betrayed the people who would have given their lives for us.

  • 5. 
    Who said this: "a boy who won’t stand up for himself becomes a man who can’t stand up to anything.’ I wonder, is that what you’ve become?" ?
    • A. 

      Farid

    • B. 

      Rahim Khan

    • C. 

      Amir

    • D. 

      Baba

  • 6. 
    To whom did Amir say this: "I can’t give you your old life back, I wish to God I could. But I can take you with me. That was what I was coming in the bathroom to tell you. You have a visa to go to America, to live with me and my wife. It’s true. I promise."
    • A. 

      Baba

    • B. 

      Sohrab

    • C. 

      Hassan

    • D. 

      Assef

  • 7. 
    Which of these quotes talk about politics ? 
    • A. 

      A few weeks later, the Taliban banned kite fighting. And two years later, in 1998, they massacred the Hazaras in Mazar-i-Sharif.

    • B. 

      Let me save you the trouble: Nothing that you remember has survived. Best to forget.

    • C. 

      I laughed because I saw that, in some hidden nook in the corner of my mind, I’d even been looking forward to this… My body was broken – just how badly I wouldn’t find out until later – but I felt healed.

    • D. 

      Sometimes, I think everything he did, feeding the poor on the streets, building the orphanage, giving money to friends in need, it was all his way of redeeming himself.

  • 8. 
    Who was Amir talking about in this quote: "I opened my mouth and almost told her how I’d betrayed Hassan, lied, driven him out, and destroyed a forty-year relationship between Baba and Ali. But I didn’t." ?
    • A. 

      Soraya's mother

    • B. 

      His mother

    • C. 

      Soraya

    • D. 

      Sohrab's mother

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