Afghan Culture in The Kite Runner: Society & Traditions


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Which of the following best describes the annual Buzkashi tournament that takes place on the first day of spring in The Kite Runner?

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1. All of the following happen during Eid-e-Qorban EXCEPT for which in The Kite Runner?

2. All of the following are true about Afghan wedding traditions EXCEPT for which in The Kite Runner?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Find out what you know about Afghan culture in The Kite Runner with these helpful study tools. You'll be responsible for knowing about specific topics like the Buzkashi tournament and Eid-e-Quorban.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These key points will be addressed:

  • Afghan wedding traditions
  • Funeral ceremonies in Afghanistan
  • How to win the kite fighting competition

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on Afghan culture in The Kite Runner
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the various ceremonies and holidays in Afghanistan
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding Afghan weddings

Additional Learning

Teach yourself more on the topics via the lesson named Afghan Culture in The Kite Runner: Society & Traditions. Following along via these areas of study:

  • What traditions are
  • How holidays and celebrations unify society
  • What Eid-e-Quorban is
  • The amount of money Baba spent on an elaborate wedding ceremony
  • Baba's funeral