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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who greets Adeline when she awakens?
(a) Aunt Baba.
(c) Nancy Chen and her mother.
2. Which one of these things is NOT handed out to the class by Adeline's rival, Chen Lei-lei?
(a) Dragon eyes.
(c) Beef jerky.
3. What plans does Niang have for Big Sister?
(a) To have her take care of her in her old age.
(b) To have to escape to America.
(c) To become a famous doctor.
(d) To marry her to a much older man.
4. What does Aunt Reine surprise the family with when she arrives?
(a) She cuts diamonds from her coat buttons.
(b) She is pregnant.
(c) She wants to adopt Adeline.
(d) She is moving in with them.
5. What happens to the nicest gifts from Big Sister's wedding?
(a) Big Sister hides all of them at a friend's house.
(b) They are donated to charity.
(c) Niang keeps them for herself.
(d) They are sent back to Tianjin.
6. What does Fourth Brother do while Adeline is stuck in her room?
(a) Feeds leftovers from his afternoon tea to Jackie.
(b) Laughs and eats her piece of cake as she watches.
(c) Slips her notes of encouragement under the door.
(d) Taunts her outside her door.
7. Why does a classmate mysteriously assign her egg to Adeline?
(a) She wants to make Adeline sick.
(b) She feels bad for her.
(c) Her mother sends them to her and she hates eating them, so she gave it to Adeline instead.
(d) She wants to be Adeline's friend.
8. What animal is Wu Chen-mei about to receive?
(a) A pug.
(b) A fish.
(c) A bird.
(d) A duckling.
9. Where is Adeline when she overhears Niang and Grand Aunt talking?
(a) Hiding behind a potted plant.
(b) In the bathroom.
(c) Hiding under a large chair.
(d) Hiding under the table.
10. Why is Adeline put in classes with younger students?
(a) To punish her.
(b) She is not as smart as the other girls.
(c) She cannot speak English very well.
(d) Because the older girls are cruel to her.
11. What does Adeline do during a reading of King Lear in class?
(a) She bursts out crying.
(b) She plugs her ears and begins to hum.
(c) She falls asleep.
(d) She screams and runs out of the room.
12. What does Adeline give Wu Chen-mei before she leaves?
(a) A hug.
(b) A poem.
(c) Her phone number.
(d) A small paper bird.
13. Why does Wu Chun-mei beg Adeline to come to her house?
(a) She wants her to run away from her house.
(b) She is having a birthday party.
(c) She has never had a friend over before and wants Adeline to be the first one.
(d) She wants to give Adeline her old clothes.
14. Who nearly plays a trick on Ye Ye?
(a) Second Brother.
(b) Third Brother.
(c) Little Sister.
(d) Fourth Brother.
15. How much older is Big Sister's future husband than she?
(a) Twice her age.
(b) Thirty years older.
(c) Ten years older.
(d) Two years older.
Short Answer Questions
1. What food does Adeline long for, but rejects as a mistake when she receives it?
2. Which of these languages is not one of the three languages Ye Ye predicts will be left when all the world languages are distilled into just three?
3. Who is the most popular girl in school for her wealth and brains?
4. What does Big Sister receive from her Grand Aunt?
5. Why does Adeline believe she wins the class presidency?
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