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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. When do Niang's plans for Big Sister come to light?
(a) On her future husband's birthday.
(b) Chinese New Year 1948.
(c) On Adeline's birthday.
(d) On Big Sister's birthday.
2. How does Adeline feel after winning the class presidency?
(a) Hopeful that she can now get a scholarship and leave.
(b) Terrified that Niang will find out.
(c) On top of the world.
(d) Angry that she will have more responsibilities now.
3. What animal is Wu Chen-mei about to receive?
(a) A pug.
(b) A duckling.
(c) A fish.
(d) A bird.
4. Where does Ye Ye go every morning at eight o'clock?
(a) To the living room to read the newspapers.
(b) To Adeline's room to wake her up.
(c) To prayer.
(d) To the local restaurant for breakfast with his friend.
5. What is the name of the ship they are sailing on?
(a) China Hope.
(b) Evening Sun.
(c) China Star.
(d) Evening Star.
6. What does Aunt Reine surprise the family with when she arrives?
(a) She is moving in with them.
(b) She wants to adopt Adeline.
(c) She is pregnant.
(d) She cuts diamonds from her coat buttons.
7. How old is Big Sister when she is married?
8. What does Adeline give Wu Chen-mei before she leaves?
(a) Her phone number.
(b) A small paper bird.
(c) A hug.
(d) A poem.
9. Where do the Shillings travel after they leave Hong Kong?
10. What happens to the other students at St. Joseph's?
(a) They escape the Communists and leave Tianjin.
(b) They are kidnapped by the Communists.
(c) They are imprisoned by the Communists.
(d) They run away from the school.
11. 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) They are sent back to Tianjin.
(d) Niang keeps them for herself.
12. What does Father tell her when he returns home?
(a) That she and Aunt Baba will have to be separated.
(b) That she is no longer allowed in their home.
(c) That she can return to Wu Chen-mei's house.
(d) That she is worthless.
13. What does Ye Ye want from Adeline?
(a) To confront Niang about her cruelty.
(b) To pay back the money he gave her.
(c) A foot massage.
(d) To grow up differently from Big Sister.
14. Who greets Adeline when she awakens?
(c) Nancy Chen and her mother.
(d) Aunt Baba.
15. Who discovers that Niang learns about the gift that Big Sister is hiding from her?
(a) Big Sister.
(c) Aunt Baba.
(d) Little Sister.
Short Answer Questions
1. What do the siblings nickname the room where Little Sister and Fourth Brother live?
2. How much older is Big Sister's future husband than she?
3. Who meets the family at the gangplank?
4. Who meets them at the airport?
5. Why is their election unusual?
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