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The Power of One

Bryce Courtenay


Full-Book Quiz

Full-Book Quiz

Full-Book Quiz

Full-Book Quiz

1. How does Granpa Chook die?

2. In what item of clothing does Peekay dress Granpa Chook for his funeral?

3. To which tribe does Gideon Mandoma belong?

4. From what does Peekay's mother suffer?

5. How many boxing fights has Peekay lost by the time he leaves for Northern Rhodesia?

6. Who are "the People"?

7. Who dubs South Africa "the great Southland"?

8. What is a "coffeepot"?

9. How many "Sinjun's People" are there each year?

10. What kind of world boxing champion does Peekay aspire to be?

11. What are "King Georgies"?

12. What gift do the Barberton prisoners give to Peekay?

13. What is the name of Mrs. Boxall's organization for the Barberton prisoners?

14. What is a "swot spot" in the Prince of Wales School?

15. What does Doc have in his hand when he first meets Peekay?

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Peekays Analyzing

by FranklinDC, August 25, 2013

After some reflection Peekay realizes that he possesses the "physical and intellectual equipment" needed to survive the school system


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Movie vs Book

by wp061599, July 26, 2015

the movie is not even remotely close to the book

Setting of the Power of One

by ambrose_maria, September 08, 2016

It says it took place in Australia but that's wrong. It took place in Africa.


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