"They Poured Fire On US From The Sky" 30 Pt. Extra Credit Quiz

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"They Poured Fire On Us From the Sky"


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  • 1. 
    What does the Dinka tribe do to show they are different from other tribes?
    • A. 

      Breed more cattle

    • B. 

      Pull the childrens bottom six teeth

    • C. 

      Keep heads shaved

    • D. 

      Get scared on their hands

  • 2. 
    What animal did the Dinka tribe befriend?
    • A. 

      Tiger

    • B. 

      Goat

    • C. 

      Cattle

    • D. 

      Lion

  • 3. 
    What cousin did they often look for, for help, on their long journey?
    • A. 

      Yier

    • B. 

      Alpho

    • C. 

      Benson

    • D. 

      Benjamin

  • 4. 
    Who was the family member they stayed with, before going to America?
    • A. 

      Benjamin's aunt

    • B. 

      Benson and Alpho's aunt

    • C. 

      Benson and Alpho's uncle

    • D. 

      Benjamin's uncle

  • 5. 
    What village is Benson and Alpho from?
    • A. 

      Juol

    • B. 

      Palataka

    • C. 

      Dinka

  • 6. 
    What did the parents of the boys say for them to do if their village is ever attacked?
    • A. 

      Run into the house and find a hiding spot

    • B. 

      Run to the neighbors house and hide behind a tree with the other children

    • C. 

      Run away, into the long grasses and hide in bushes, until it is over

    • D. 

      To stay with them, and they will find somewhere to go

  • 7. 
    What was Benson's prized possession (s)?
    • A. 

      His red shorts

    • B. 

      His toys he made with his friends

    • C. 

      The stick he played with

  • 8. 
    While fleeing from Torit, what happened to Benson?
    • A. 

      He tripped and fell

    • B. 

      He got lost

    • C. 

      He cut his left ankle

    • D. 

      He cut his finger

  • 9. 
    What prevented the ants from attacking, while collecting mangoes from the tree?
    • A. 

      Rubbing dirt on themselves

    • B. 

      Their urine

    • C. 

      Their spit

  • 10. 
    After the town or Torit, what was Benson get accused of stealing?
    • A. 

      Oil

    • B. 

      Fruit

    • C. 

      Prized possession to someone

  • 11. 
    Who accused him of stealing it?
    • A. 

      An old man

    • B. 

      A Pregnant Ethiopian woman

    • C. 

      One of the children on the journey

  • 12. 
    Who in Yiers family died?
    • A. 

      His father

    • B. 

      One of his children

    • C. 

      His second wife

    • D. 

      His mother

  • 13. 
    What was Alpho good at?
    • A. 

      Fast at running

    • B. 

      Getting fruit out of trees

    • C. 

      Jumping

    • D. 

      Help taking care of the other children

  • 14. 
    What was Benjamin's chore that he wasn't good at?
    • A. 

      Taking the goats out to graze; one always got lost

    • B. 

      Watching his siblings

    • C. 

      Keeping an eye out for lions

    • D. 

      Getting fruits

  • 15. 
    How did they show wealth among the Dinka tribe?
    • A. 

      Amount of meat

    • B. 

      Amount of fruit

    • C. 

      Amount of cattle

    • D. 

      Amount of goats

  • 16. 
    When Benjamin was five, where was he living?
    • A. 

      With his uncle

    • B. 

      With his family

    • C. 

      With his father

    • D. 

      With his aunt

  • 17. 
    When Alphos town was attacked, where was Benson?
    • A. 

      His friend Angong's house

    • B. 

      His aunts house

    • C. 

      Watching the cattle

    • D. 

      Out in the middle of nowhere looking for fruit

  • 18. 
    While going through the desert Ajakageer, what was Benson suffering from?
    • A. 

      Pink eye

    • B. 

      Upset stomach

    • C. 

      His feet

    • D. 

      A cold

  • 19. 
    In the desert, what was Benson almost killed from?
    • A. 

      Flu

    • B. 

      Snake

    • C. 

      Starvation

    • D. 

      Almost getting trampled by a herd of antelope

  • 20. 
    After Benson disappeared, who went to Angong's house to take care of her goats?
    • A. 

      Benjamin

    • B. 

      Alpho

    • C. 

      Alpho's mother

  • 21. 
    On the plane, what did Benson have a hard time figuring out?
    • A. 

      How to flush the toilet

    • B. 

      How to buckle his seat belt

    • C. 

      How to work his TV

    • D. 

      How the plane could fly so high

  • 22. 
    On the plane, what were the bathrooms called and confused the lost boys?
    • A. 

      Lavatories

    • B. 

      Rest room

    • C. 

      Out house

  • 23. 
    A stranger bought Alpho and his friends something. What was it?
    • A. 

      A hamburger

    • B. 

      A smoothie

    • C. 

      A new shirt

    • D. 

      Pop

  • 24. 
    Where is Alpho heading after New York?
    • A. 

      San Diego

    • B. 

      Santiago

    • C. 

      Tallahassee

    • D. 

      Hollywood

  • 25. 
    After Angong's, the village was attacked and Benson hid. Who did he meet?
    • A. 

      Kuany

    • B. 

      Peter

    • C. 

      Angong's secret brother