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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where is the train headed?
(a) To Hanoi.
(b) To Shanghai.
(c) To Hong Kong.
(d) To Beijing.
2. Why is Third Brother not traveling with them?
(a) He has the measles.
(b) He is being sent to military school.
(c) He is not wanted.
(d) He has run away.
3. What does Big Brother suggest they do with PLT instead of burying it?
(a) Put it in the trash can.
(b) Plant it under the roses for fertilizer.
(c) Stew it for breakfast.
(d) Feed it to Jackie.
4. How old was Little Sister the last time she saw Niang?
(a) Four months old.
(b) Three months old.
(c) One year old.
(d) Six months old.
5. What does Adeline call her duckling?
(d) Lu lu
6. Why does Adeline's relationship with PLT startle Aunt Baba?
(a) She ignores the duckling completely.
(b) Adeline talks to it as if it were her baby sister.
(c) She allows the duckling in the house.
(d) She worries for the duckling's safety.
7. How did Adeline's mother die?
(a) She died in childbirth with Adeline.
(b) She came down with a high fever three days after Adeline was born.
(c) She was in a car accident shortly after Adeline was born.
(d) She killed herself shortly after Adeline was born.
8. Who greets them as they walk into their new home?
(a) Big Sister.
(c) Aunt Reine.
(d) Grandfather Ye Ye.
9. How does her father react to her medal?
(a) He takes it off and throws it in the garbage.
(b) He teases her and pats her on the head with pride.
(c) He accuses her of stealing it.
(d) He yells at her.
10. Who notices the change in Adeline's uniform first?
(a) Second Brother.
(b) Third Brother.
(c) Big Sister.
11. What grade is Adeline in at the start of Chapter 1?
(a) Second grade.
(b) First grade.
(d) Third grade.
12. How much younger is Niang than Adeline's father?
(a) Fourteen years.
(b) Seventeen years.
(c) Twenty years.
(d) Fifteen years.
13. What does Third Brother tell his siblings about Niang?
(a) That she is having an affair.
(b) That she is crippled.
(c) That she favors him above the others.
(d) That she overheard their entire plan to write the letter to Father.
14. How old is Adeline's stepmother, Niang, when she marries Adeline's father?
15. Why does Father want to test Jackie?
(a) To see if he is a violent dog.
(b) To prove that the dog is smart.
(c) To punish Adeline.
(d) To see if his expensive training is working.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who kills PLT?
2. Which one of these family members does not live with Adeline?
3. How does Second Brother react to Adeline's medal?
4. What does Adeline do that Niang says she will never forgive her for?
5. How long after Adeline's mother dies does her father remarry?
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