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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does the family decide which child will sleep on the cot?
(a) They play rocks, paper, scissors.
(b) They draw lots.
(c) They let the oldest child, Victor, have it.
(d) They give it to the boy, Victor.
2. What animal is Wu Chen-mei about to receive?
(a) A duckling.
(b) A pug.
(c) A bird.
(d) A fish.
3. Who nearly plays a trick on Ye Ye?
(a) Little Sister.
(b) Second Brother.
(c) Fourth Brother.
(d) Third Brother.
4. What book is Adeline reading when she is surprised by her classmate and her mother in the library?
(a) Romeo and Juliet.
(b) Moby Dick.
(d) King Lear.
5. Of the 1200 students at Sacred Heart, how many are boarders?
(b) Two hundred.
(c) Five hundred.
6. What two things does Father forget about Adeline?
(a) Her Chinese name and her birthday.
(b) Her favorite pet and her birthday.
(c) Her birthday and her age.
(d) Her favorite pet and her Chinese name.
7. What is the name of the ship they are sailing on?
(a) Evening Star.
(b) China Hope.
(c) Evening Sun.
(d) China Star.
8. Why is Adeline suddenly panic-stricken when Ah Sun knocks on her door?
(a) She warns Adeline that Niang has discovered that she won the class presidency.
(b) Ah Sun warns her that Niang is about to take her out of school and send her far away.
(c) Her friends from school are downstairs asking for her and Niang and her Father are home.
(d) There has been an accident with her Father.
9. Which one of these things is NOT handed out to the class by Adeline's rival, Chen Lei-lei?
(a) Dragon eyes.
(b) Beef jerky.
10. Who greets Adeline when she awakens?
(a) Aunt Baba.
(d) Nancy Chen and her mother.
11. Who discovers that Niang learns about the gift that Big Sister is hiding from her?
(a) Little Sister.
(b) Aunt Baba.
(d) Big Sister.
12. What plans does Niang have for Big Sister?
(a) To marry her to a much older man.
(b) To become a famous doctor.
(c) To have to escape to America.
(d) To have her take care of her in her old age.
13. In addition to being president, what else will the winner be?
(a) The most wealthy girl in school.
(b) The smartest girl in school.
(c) The head girl of the entire school.
(d) In charge of all the school holidays.
14. Where is Adeline when she overhears Niang and Grand Aunt talking?
(a) Hiding under a large chair.
(b) Hiding under the table.
(c) Hiding behind a potted plant.
(d) In the bathroom.
15. With which book are the children most fascinated?
(a) The paper cuts book given to Adeline by Mother Marie.
(b) Alice in Wonderland.
(c) Sinbad the Sailor.
(d) Moby Dick.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Wu Chun-mei beg Adeline to come to her house?
2. Where does Father and Niang take Adeline?
3. How does the family get to the new house in Hong Kong?
4. What is Adeline's favorite part of the ship?
5. What does Fourth Brother do while Adeline is stuck in her room?
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