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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who nurses Lao and Mantze's babies?
2. What did Lao witness in Newchang?
3. Why did Major Liu's family not contract smallpox?
4. What best describes Lao's employers at Major Liu's house?
5. What did Lao's mistress at Ch'ien Lao-yeh's tell her?
Short Essay Questions
1. How dis Lao spend extra money on Mantze?
2. What does Lao recount about the three times that she "died"?
3. What did readers learn about Mantze as she charmed Third Mistress?
4. How was Lao's life with Chang the Chen T'ai?
5. What happened the day a shaman arrived at Chang the Chen T'ai's house?
6. How did Mantze's second daughter and Lao's son grow up together?
7. Why did Lao invite her husband back into her life?
8. How did Lao feel about her overall life with Major Liu?
9. Why did Lao make life plans for Mantze?
10. What happened with Lao when she quarreled with her mistress at Major Liu's house?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What was Lao's specific message in writing her story?
Essay Topic 2
How did the fortune teller influence Lao's life?
Essay Topic 3
What is typical about Lao and Mantze's relationship?
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