Nya's Family
Nya's Story
Salva Camps
Salva's Adventures
Salva's Family
100

What was Nya supposed to teach Akeer?

How to get water

100

Why did everybody fear going out in the lake camp?

Because they could be killed by Dinka

100

What did Salva begin to learn when in the refugee camp?

Volleyball and English

100

What did Salva discover when he woke up in the barn?

The group abandoned Salva

100

How many sisters does Salva have?

2

200

What was Akeer sick with? And how did she get it?

She got dysentery by drinking dirty water
200

What is the name of Nya's older brother?

Dep

200

Who did Salva hope to find when at Ethiopia?

His family

200

After Uncle died, how did the group treat Salva?

They ignored him and did not treat him well.

200

Why did the people shoot Uncle?

They were Nuer looters

300

Why did Nya's mother not like the lake camp?

They had no home and had to sleep in makeshift shelters, and they were close to the Dinkas

300

What did Nya call the crane?

Iron giraffe

300

Why did Salva think a lady at Ethiopia was his mother?

She was wearing an orange headscarf

300

What did Salva call the elderly lady in the house?

Auntie

300

Which of Salva's brothers survived?

Ring

400

How old is Akeer?

5 years

400

How many trips did Nya have to take to get water every day?

2

400

When Salva arrived in Ehtiopia, how long did he stay there?

6 years

400

What animal did Uncle shoot and kill for the group?

Topi

400

Name all of Salva's brothers from oldest to youngest.

Ariik, Ring, Kuol

500

Which of Nya's family helped build the school?

Her father

500

What did Nya's tribe say they were building after the well was built?

A school

500

Name two of the camps that Salva stayed at.

Ethiopia, Kakuma, Itang, Ifo

500

What third tribe did Salva mention Buksa was in?

Jur-chol

500

What did Salva say his father used to do sometimes after coming home from the market?

He used to stick watermelons in between the spokes of his bicycle

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