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Question 1: The ________ mention the practice of paying a bride price to the father of a minor girl.
Deuterocanonical booksOld TestamentHebrew BibleTanakh

Question 2: A famous Telugu play Kanyasulkam (Bride Price) satirised the practice and the ________ notions that kept it alive.
BrahminBiharBhumiharUttar Pradesh

Question 3: ________ wrote a novel named The Bride Price.
Buchi EmechetaLondonPennsylvania State UniversityRutgers University

Question 4: In 2004 it held an international conference on the bride price in ________, Uganda.
Kampala-Jinja HighwayUganda Air CargoKampalaEcobank (Uganda)

Question 5: On the actual wedding day, the bride's family will return a portion of the bride price (sometimes in the form of ________) as a goodwill gesture.

Question 6: The MIFUMI Project in Africa [2] held a referendum in ________, Uganda in 2001 on whether a bride price should be a non-refundable gift.
TororoMalaba, UgandaTororo Power StationTororo Airport

Question 7: The custom lasted into classical times, by which time it had become a token sum of less value than the bride's ________.
Bride priceWeddingWifeDowry

Question 8: The practice of bride price also existed in ________.
Research and Analysis WingIndiaIndia and the Non-Aligned MovementLok Sabha

Question 9: The ________ mentions bride price in various laws as an established custom.
BabyloniaConstitutionCode of HammurabiCuneiform law

Question 10: The amount changing hands may range from a token to continue the traditional ________, to many thousands of US dollars in some Thai marriages.

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