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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What did Yintze do when her visits with the parents came to an end?
(a) Happily left.
(b) Stole from them.
(d) Kept finding excuses to stay.
2. What kind of cook was Lao's father?
(a) A terrible cook.
(b) He never cooks.
(c) A wonderful cook.
(d) He can only make rice.
3. What caused Lao's father's business to fail?
(a) A dishonest employee.
(b) A fire destroyed his building.
(c) An insect infestation.
(d) Stolen recipes.
4. Who lived with Lao at her husband's house?
(a) Lao's sister.
(b) Only her husband.
(c) Another family.
(d) The wife of her husband's cousin.
5. In the past, what was Lao's family's financial situation?
(a) The family was wealthy.
(b) They earned honest wages.
(c) They always wasted money.
(d) They never had money.
6. How did Fats'ai's mother think her son died?
(a) That he died of smallpox.
(b) That Lao "frightened him to death."
(c) That he ran into traffic.
(d) That the doctor misdiagnosed him.
7. While playing with Lao one day, what doid Fats'ai cry out for?
(a) Lao to run away.
(b) Lao to find his mother.
(c) Lao to get him food.
(d) Lao to let him out.
8. By the time Lao was born, what had happened to her family's finances?
(a) The family squandered the inheritance.
(b) The family hid it from the government.
(c) They gave money to religious organizations.
(d) The finances had grown.
9. Where was Lao born?
10. 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.
11. During Lao's pregnancies, what was her life like?
12. What did Lao's husband become addicted to?
13. How did Wen Chuan's schooling affect him?
(a) It gave him an inflated ego.
(b) It provided an opportunity to do opium.
(c) It made him ill prepared for life.
(d) It made him prepared for life.
14. What did Lao do for the old woman who fed her?
(a) Nursed her until her death.
(b) Tended her garden.
(c) Gave her Lao's mother's leftover medicine.
(d) Paid her.
15. What job did Lao's father have in a store?
(a) Cleaning the sidewalks.
(b) Keeping books.
(c) Selling feed.
(d) Working as a clerk.
Short Answer Questions
1. What information concerning stories and legends does Lao state about a tame goose?
2. Who is Fats'ai's father?
3. What kind of hours did Lao's husband keep?
4. Why did Lao return to the home of her husband?
5. Who is Fats'ai?
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