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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. After a few good years, Lyman is gone from Mah's life and she calls him ____________ about America.
(a) Talk Big Words
(b) Choosing Lies
(c) Promise Great Things
(d) Give Woman Nothing
2. Leila is removing _____________ when Leon arrives home from his trip on the seas.
(a) Her apron
(b) Dirty dishes
(c) Stains from her dress
(d) Crooked stitches
3. Leon wants to blame someone for the suicide of Ona, so he blames _______________.
4. Leon wants to talk about _________ and about how much he loves her after the suicide.
5. Leon begins to drop by Mah's home more often to ____________.
(a) Fix things
(b) Bring her food
(c) Read to her
(d) Drink tea
6. ____________ does not offer to come to the home in Chinatown immediately when called.
7. When Nina takes the urn to ____________, Mah gets upset and hides it from sight.
(a) The Mission
(b) The cemetery
(c) Baby Clothes
(d) Salmon Alley
8. Ten-year-old ___________ does the most in order to get Leon to come back home to be a family.
9. Where does Leila go in order to watch kites, sailboats, and Alcatraz?
(a) Pacific Grove
10. ______________ doubts that Mah will want to go back to Hong Kong after being away for 25 years.
11. What does Leila decide to do when Mason goes off to work after they party?
(a) Find Leon
(b) Grade papers
(c) Take a hot bath
(d) Go for a swim
12. Mah believes that _______________ have changed her body and suggests she and Leon go into business together.
(a) Rice bowls
(c) Back injuries
(d) Home births
13. Mason suggests Leila tell Mah she will move into his new place in the _____________.
(b) Pacific Grove
(c) East Bay
14. Who suggests a simple gathering after the cremation of Ona in order to mourn her death?
15. Leon admits that he misses Mah's __________ and that he does not like his life without her in it.
Short Answer Questions
1. Leila is bothered when she hears from _____________ that Leon fell asleep during a chess game.
2. The sewing women do not __________ while they are making the new design as they are competing with one another.
3. Mah finds another job at __________ when Leon goes off to sea in Australia, and she's so good she's promoted by the time he returns.
4. Where does Leila find Leon in order to tell him to meet Mason at 4:00 pm?
5. What does Mason call Mah when she comes home from her hair appointment?
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