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Why did the nightly knocking at the temple finally stop in “Old Man of the Temple” by R. K. Narayan?

A. The narrator helped the old man find his way to his wife.
B. They drove the old man out of town, so he wouldn’t bother the temple anymore.
C. The taxi driver had run over and killed the old man; he was no longer able to knock on the doors each night.
D. The narrator took the old man into his home, so he had a place to stay.

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  1. Yes, A.

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  2. Thank you so much :D

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  3. and please help me with this one

    From “The Man To Send Rain Clouds” by Leslie Marmon Silko, what do we learn about Leon and his family during the burial process for Teofilo?
    A. They attended Christian services but also held to Native American traditions and beliefs.
    B. The family had embraced the Western tradition, and it was important for Teofilo to have a Christian burial.
    C. They allowed the priest to perform a Christian burial as a courtesy, but they were not Christians.
    D. The family did not approve of Christian rituals and did not want them for Teofilo’s burial.

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  4. I don't know this story. Sorry.

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  5. In the story “Old Man of the Temple” by R. K. Narayan, what experience does the narrator have in the Taxi on his way to Kumbum?
    A. His driver becomes possessed by the spirit of an old man at the temple.
    B. His driver accidentally hits and kills an old man in front of the temple.
    C. He discovers that his driver is drunk and hallucinating about an old man in front of the temple.
    D. His driver insists on taking on an old man as a second passenger, so the narrator visits with this man on the ride.

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  6. You know, these are "surface level" questions you're asking about. If you have actually read these stories, you should have no trouble answering them. Have you read this?

    http://www.duluthhigh.org/userfiles/files/Old%20Man%20of%20the%20Temple.pdf

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  7. yes, it's A. If you have read the story, you wouldn't have to ask if A is correct. You'd know for sure.

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  8. yeah I have read but I want to get a bit more sure with you teachers cause you are never wrong :D and Thank you so much once again :D

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