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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. What condition did Mantze's husband leave her in?
2. Who helped with Mantze's wedding?
3. Who nurses Lao and Mantze's babies?
4. After Lao delivered a son, what happened to her husband?
5. What does Lao Say most Chinese families expect of their maids?
Short Essay Questions
1. How did Lao feel when her husband died? Why?
2. Why did Lao make life plans for Mantze?
3. How did Li Yuntz and his family handle Mantze's pregnancies?
4. What happened the day a shaman arrived at Chang the Chen T'ai's house?
5. How dis Lao spend extra money on Mantze?
6. How did Liu Ma help Lao?
7. How was Lao's life with Chang the Chen T'ai?
8. How did Lao's life with the military officials begin?
9. What happened to Mantze and her marriage?
10. What did Lao realize while she was at Ch'ien Lao-yeh's house?
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
Does Lao judge Mantze fairly? How?
Essay Topic 3
How does the female perspective of this story shape its message?
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