Puhala and the Revenge of the Matu

Chapter 23 Questions

  1. Why did Noa tell Puhala to shut up when Puhala interrupted King Kiamana’s meeting with the elders?

  2. What does it tell you that King Kiamana listened intently to his advisors?

  3. Why do you think King Kiamana was willing to listen to Puhala?  Think of two reasons.

  4. How does Puhala intend to slow the Matu down during the attack?

  5. What advantage does attacking with hōlua sleds give the men of Nualolo?​