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Arrow of God

Arrow of God


by Chinua Achebe

Arrow of God: Which God? Please Be Specific Quiz

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Q. What does Winterbottom do when Ezeulu refuses to come to him?

He gives the order for Ezeulu to be killed
He gives the order for Ezeulu to be arrested
He goes to visit Ezeulu in his hut
He gets over it, because life’s too short, man
Q. Why are the African servants afraid of Ezeulu?

Because they’re worried he’s going to ask them to clean the bathrooms, and they hate cleaning the bathrooms
Because they have heard that he has a mighty temper
Because he has a reputation for murdering servants at random
Because they believe he caused Winterbottom to become ill
Q. What does Clarke do to Ezeulu?

He wounds him, shooting him in the arm
He puts him in prison
He lets him out of prison
He administers a fatal dose of medicine
He gives him a makeover
Q. What event does Ezeulu fail to announce?

The Day of the Great Corn
The Feast of the New Yam
The Celebration of the Big Turkey
The Festival of the Undercooked Broccoli Casserole
Q. What does Mr. Goodcountry offer the people of Umuaro?

Their freedom
The protection of the Christian god
A new land in which to live
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