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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is known about the person in #79?
(a) He has recently moved to America.
(b) He is taking a sabbatical.
(c) He has been diagnosed with a terminal illness.
(d) He has recently moved in with a Japanese girl.
2. What does the person in #52 tell Bird?
(a) To bring his wife some clean clothes.
(b) Not to come to the maternity hospital.
(c) To take the week off from work.
(d) To call the hospital billing office.
3. Bird gives up on the bus and get to Hamiko's room via ________________.
(a) a subway.
(b) a bus.
(c) a taxi.
(d) a car.
4. The Hospital Director's behavior makes him appear to be __________________.
5. Who does Bird go to visit after he leaves the hospital?
(a) His father-in-law.
(b) His mentor.
(c) His best friend.
(d) His brother.
6. Where does Bird wake up in Chapter 5?
(a) His apartment.
(b) Himiko's apartment.
(c) The hospital.
(d) His wife's bedside.
7. Who is the central character of the book?
8. What is the baby's prognosis?
(a) He will die within a week.
(b) He will never be normal.
(c) He is brain dead.
(d) He will grow out of the condition.
9. What kind of book is Bird looking at as the novel begins?
(b) Photo album.
(c) Text book.
10. Who does Bird call from the hospital?
(a) His landlord.
(b) His mother-in-law.
(c) His boss.
(d) His father.
11. What awakens Himiko from his sleep?
(a) A gunshot.
(b) Men calling Himiko from outside.
(c) A siren.
(d) The TV.
12. From where does Bird call his mother-in-law?
(a) A cell phone.
(b) A bus station.
(c) A video arcade.
(d) A bistro.
13. What does Bird do when he realizes that Himiko has gone?
(a) Goes home.
(b) Watches TV.
(c) Goes back to sleep.
(d) Goes back to the hospital.
14. What does Bird note about the hospital's Director?
(a) He stutters.
(b) He giggles.
(c) He is deaf.
(d) He is sullen.
15. Who does Bird see standing at the windows of the hospital?
(c) Pregnant women.
Short Answer Questions
1. What comes over Bird as he waits for the bus?
2. What is the profession of the person in #54?
3. What did the Hospital Director do during the baby's birth?
4. Where does Bird go with the doctor to take the baby?
5. What does the angry student realize about Bird?
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