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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What best describes Lao's employers at Major Liu's house?
2. How did Lao feel at the end of the day while employed by Mrs. Burns?
3. Where did Lao take a job in 1899?
4. How doid Mantze charm the Third Mistress?
5. What kind of demands did foreign families have for their maids?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How did Lao's father struggle with employment throughout his life?
Essay Topic 2
How does the female perspective of this story shape its message?
Essay Topic 3
What is the most pivotal moment in Lao's life? Examine how this moment changes her next actions.
This section contains 406 words
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