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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. During the New Year's holiday of 1895, where did Lao get temporary work?
2. Why did a shaman come to Chang the Chen T'ai's house one day?
3. What happened when two wives quarrel over Chang the Chen T'ai's favor one day?
4. What was Ch'ien Lao-yeh's house like?
5. What decision did Lao have to make concerning her employment with Chang the Chen T'ai?
Essay Topic 1
How did the fortune teller influence Lao's life?
Essay Topic 2
What was Lao's specific message in writing her story?
Essay Topic 3
How does the female perspective of this story shape its message?
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