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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How did Fats'ai die?
(a) From a beating.
(b) From drowning.
(c) From a broken neck.
(d) From smallpox.
2. Why did Wen Chuan attend school as a child?
(a) The school taught solid trades.
(b) His uncles sent him to school with his cousins.
(c) He showed superb academic skills early.
(d) His uncle honored his father's wishes.
3. How often did Lao visit her parents while she was married?
(c) Twice a year.
(d) Once a day.
4. What kind of hours did Lao's husband keep?
(b) He works nights.
(d) He rarely worked.
5. Who lived with Lao at her husband's house?
(a) Another family.
(b) Lao's sister.
(c) The wife of her husband's cousin.
(d) Only her husband.
6. Where did Lao and her family live by?
(a) South Entrance.
(b) North Gate.
(c) A traveling group of singers.
(d) Erupting volcanoes.
7. What sort of events happened in the village, according to Lao?
8. What is the date of Lao's childhood?
(b) Early 1900s.
(d) Late 1800s.
9. What caused Lao's father's business to fail?
(a) An insect infestation.
(b) A dishonest employee.
(c) Stolen recipes.
(d) A fire destroyed his building.
10. How old was Lao when her father first saw her?
11. What eventually happened to Fats'ali's mother?
(a) She had another boy.
(b) She returned to Lao's home.
(c) She remarried.
(d) She died.
12. What happened to Lao's paternal grandparents?
(a) They went to prison.
(b) They died in the war.
(c) They sold Lao's father.
(d) They died when Lao's father was young.
13. What happened as Fats'ai hides while playing with Lao one day?
(a) He ran away.
(b) He got scared.
(c) Someone stole him.
(d) He fell down.
14. Where was Lao born?
15. What information concerning stories and legends did Lao state about a cat?
(a) A cat in a courtyard is bad luck.
(b) The cat cannot be in a kitchen.
(c) The cat killed a child.
(d) A cat in a courtyard is good luck.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why did neighbors criticize Lao's mother?
2. Why did Lao visit her parents after she was married?
3. What does the region of P'englai include?
4. What job did Lao's father have in a store?
5. How did Lao and Fats'ai's mother's relationship change after Fats'ai's death?
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