# Grade 11 Literature- The Kite Runner

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• 1.

### Decide whether the statement is True or False:1.       Winter is mostly important for Amir because schools shut down.

• A.

True

• B.

False

B. False
Explanation
The statement is false because the reason given, "schools shut down," does not make winter important for Amir. The importance of winter for Amir is not mentioned in the statement, so it cannot be determined based on the given information.

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• 2.

### Decide whether the statement is True or False:1.       Babaâ€™s relationship with Amir is described in mathematical term: spheres, intersection, etc.

• A.

True

• B.

False

A. True
Explanation
The statement is true. The question is asking whether Baba's relationship with Amir is described using mathematical terms such as spheres and intersection. If the answer is true, it means that the relationship is indeed described using mathematical terms.

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• 3.

### Decide whether the statement is True or False:1.       In Kabul, fighting kites was a little like going to a party.

• A.

True

• B.

False

B. False
Explanation
The statement suggests that in Kabul, fighting kites was similar to going to a party. However, the correct answer is False, indicating that the statement is not true. Therefore, it can be inferred that the act of fighting kites in Kabul was not comparable to attending a party.

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• 4.

### Decide whether the statement is True or False:1.       The kite running tournament started on the morning of one day and ended the next day.

• A.

True

• B.

False

B. False
Explanation
The statement is False. The kite running tournament did not start on the morning of one day and end the next day.

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• 5.

### Decide whether the statement is True or False:1.       Afghans cherish rules and abhor customs.

• A.

True

• B.

False

B. False
Explanation
This statement is false because Afghans do not cherish rules and abhor customs. The correct answer is False.

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• 6.

### Decide whether the statement is True or False:1.       The most coveted prize was the last fallen kite.

• A.

True

• B.

False

A. True
Explanation
The statement is true because it states that the most coveted prize was the last fallen kite. This implies that there were multiple prizes, but the most desired one was the last kite that fell.

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• 7.

### Decide whether the statement is True or False:1.       In 1976, Amir saw Hassan run a kite for the last time.

• A.

True

• B.

False

B. False
Explanation
The statement is false because the question provides no information about whether Amir saw Hassan run a kite for the last time in 1976.

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• 8.

### Decide whether the statement is True or False:1.       Iranians are jealous of Afghans because Iran is such an inferior country, with no place on the map.

• A.

True

• B.

False

B. False
Explanation
The statement is false because it makes a generalization about Iranians being jealous of Afghans based on the assumption that Iran is an inferior country with no place on the map. However, this assumption is not supported by any evidence or factual information. Jealousy between countries cannot be generalized based on such subjective factors.

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• 9.

### Decide whether the statement is True or False:1.       Amir dreams there is a monster in Ghargha Lake.

• A.

True

• B.

False

B. False
Explanation
The statement is false because it states that Amir dreams there is a monster in Ghargha Lake. This implies that the existence of the monster is only in Amir's dream and not a reality.

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• 10.

### Decide whether the statement is True or False:1.       Amir could read Hassan like an open book.

• A.

True

• B.

False

B. False
Explanation
Amir could not read Hassan like an open book. This implies that Amir was not able to easily understand or predict Hassan's thoughts, feelings, or actions.

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• 11.

### Decide whether the statement is True or False:By winning the tournament, Amir finally makes Baba proud.

• A.

True

• B.

False

A. True
Explanation
Amir's desire to make his father, Baba, proud is a recurring theme in the story. Throughout the tournament, Amir works hard and faces many challenges to prove himself. Winning the tournament is a significant achievement for Amir, and it finally fulfills his long-standing goal of making his father proud. Therefore, the statement that winning the tournament makes Amir finally makes Baba proud is true.

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• 12.

### Decide whether the statement is True or False:1.       Hassan gives up the kite thatâ€™s why Amir allows his rape.

• A.

True

• B.

False

B. False
Explanation
The statement suggests a cause-and-effect relationship between Hassan giving up the kite and Amir allowing his rape. However, there is no evidence or logical reasoning to support this claim. The act of Hassan giving up the kite is unrelated to the heinous act of rape, and it is incorrect to imply that one caused the other. Therefore, the correct answer is False.

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• 13.

### Decide whether the statement is True or False:1.       The rape scene is a symbol of emotional and physical betrayal.

• A.

True

• B.

False

A. True
Explanation
The statement is true because a rape scene can often be seen as a symbol of emotional and physical betrayal. Rape is a violent act that involves a violation of trust and consent, resulting in immense emotional and physical harm to the victim. It represents a betrayal of personal boundaries and a violation of one's autonomy and dignity. Therefore, the rape scene can be interpreted as a symbol of the deep betrayal experienced by the victim.

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• 14.

### Decide whether the statement is True or False:1.       Hassan runs the kite and Amir fights with it.

• A.

True

• B.

False

A. True
Explanation
The statement is true because it states that Hassan runs the kite and Amir fights with it.

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• 15.

### Decide whether the statement is True or False:1.       It is ironic that the relationship between Baba and Amir thaws in winter.

• A.

True

• B.

False

A. True
Explanation
The relationship between Baba and Amir thaws in winter because it is ironic. This suggests that their relationship becomes warmer and more positive during the cold season, which is unexpected because winter is typically associated with coldness and distance. The irony lies in the contrast between the literal coldness of winter and the metaphorical warmth of their relationship.

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• 16.

### Identify which word means the closest to the underlined word.1.       The men stomped with their heavy boots through the thick snow

• A.

Kicked

• B.

Danced

• C.

Removed

• D.

Explanation
The word "treaded" means to walk or step on something, usually with heavy or deliberate steps. In the given sentence, it implies that the men were walking through the thick snow with their heavy boots.

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• 17.

### Identify which word means the closest to the underlined word.1.       The hermit lived an austere life in the heart of the jungle.

• A.

Highly extravagant

• B.

Extremely complicated

• C.

Severely simple

• D.

Utterly wasteful

C. Severely simple
Explanation
The word "austere" means severe or strict in appearance or manner. In this context, it implies that the hermit's life is simple and lacking in luxury or comfort. Therefore, "severely simple" is the closest in meaning to "austere."

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• 18.

### Identify which word means the closest to the underlined word.1.       John had to resort to Kim for advice; she has always been a guileless woman.

• A.

Clueless

• B.

Simple

• C.

Serious

• D.

Sincere

D. Sincere
Explanation
John had to turn to Kim for advice; she has always been a sincere woman.

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• 19.

### Identify which word means the closest to the underlined word.1.       The stock market is plummeting on daily basis and people are getting worried

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Rising

• B.

Falling

• C.

Increasing

• D.

Threatening

B. Falling
Explanation
The word "plummeting" in the sentence suggests that the stock market is experiencing a sharp and rapid decline. Therefore, the word that means the closest to "plummeting" is "falling."

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• 20.

### Identify which word means the closest to the underlined word.1.       The drunken man staggered into the bar.

• A.

Stormed

• B.

Swayed

• C.

Sneaked

• D.

Crept

B. Swayed
Explanation
The word "swayed" means the closest to the underlined word "staggered" because both words imply a lack of balance or stability.

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