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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is forbidden on the train?
(a) Looking out the window at the scenery.
(c) Bringing your own food on the train.
(d) Talking to others.
2. What does H hear the local housewives say about the operators of those boxes?
(a) The operators are not to be trusted.
(b) The operators overcharge.
(c) The operators will sometimes run off with children.
(d) The operators often smell because they never visit the bathhouse.
3. Why is Morio's apprentice, Shige, crying when H returns home from school one day?
(a) Morio has decided to let Shige go.
(b) Shige has been called up to the army.
(c) Morio yelled at Shige for measuring a garment incorrectly.
(d) Shige pricked his fingers with a sewing needle.
4. Who is Kamikera?
(a) H's invisible friend.
(b) The newest member of the riding club.
(c) H's favorite horse.
(d) Furuta's best friend.
5. What two sports are banned?
(a) Badminton and Swimming.
(b) Soccer and Karate.
(c) Tennis and baseball.
(d) Basketball and Squash.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is considered "un-Japanese" at school?
2. Where does Ishizuka live?
3. How does H afford to buy oyatsu?
4. Why do H and Shingo get off the streetcar one stop early?
5. What does H draw sketches of during a stop?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does H show his poor judgment in Chapter 28?
2. What terrible event occurs in chapter 39?
3. In what way do we again see H's resourcefulness in chapter 44?
4. Who is Noodles?
5. What does H trying a cigarette for the first time symbolize?
6. What does Toshiko do to promote Christianity in her home?
7. Why does the war feel closer to H in Kobe than it does at his grandparents' home?
8. What makes H understand why Japan lost the war?
9. Why does H suspect that the Japanese army is the real enemy?
10. Why does H respect Instructor Hisakado?
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