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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why is Adeline suddenly panic-stricken when Ah Sun knocks on her door?
(a) Her friends from school are downstairs asking for her and Niang and her Father are home.
(b) There has been an accident with her Father.
(c) She warns Adeline that Niang has discovered that she won the class presidency.
(d) Ah Sun warns her that Niang is about to take her out of school and send her far away.
2. Which languages are highlighted in Hong Kong?
(a) French and Chinese.
(b) English and Chinese.
(c) English and Spanish.
(d) French and English.
3. What book is Adeline reading when she is surprised by her classmate and her mother in the library?
(b) King Lear.
(c) Moby Dick.
(d) Romeo and Juliet.
4. How old is Big Sister when she is married?
5. Which one of these things is NOT handed out to the class by Adeline's rival, Chen Lei-lei?
(c) Beef jerky.
(d) Dragon eyes.
6. What is the one thing Adeline wishes would come true?
(a) To have a letter addressed to her, from anyone.
(b) To escape to America.
(c) To never return to her family again.
(d) To speak English as well as an American.
7. Who discovers that Niang learns about the gift that Big Sister is hiding from her?
(a) Big Sister.
(b) Little Sister.
(d) Aunt Baba.
8. How much older is Big Sister's future husband than she?
(a) Ten years older.
(b) Twice her age.
(c) Thirty years older.
(d) Two years older.
9. Which one of these people is not on the journey to Hong Kong?
(b) Aunt Reine.
10. How does Adeline feel after winning the class presidency?
(a) On top of the world.
(b) Angry that she will have more responsibilities now.
(c) Terrified that Niang will find out.
(d) Hopeful that she can now get a scholarship and leave.
11. Where is Adeline when she overhears Niang and Grand Aunt talking?
(a) In the bathroom.
(b) Hiding under a large chair.
(c) Hiding under the table.
(d) Hiding behind a potted plant.
12. What does Father tell her when he returns home?
(a) That she can return to Wu Chen-mei's house.
(b) That she and Aunt Baba will have to be separated.
(c) That she is worthless.
(d) That she is no longer allowed in their home.
13. What does Adeline do during a reading of King Lear in class?
(a) She plugs her ears and begins to hum.
(b) She screams and runs out of the room.
(c) She bursts out crying.
(d) She falls asleep.
14. Which board game do the children play while traveling?
15. Who meets the family at the gangplank?
(c) Big Sister.
(d) No one.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Adeline's favorite part of the ship?
2. Where is Adeline brought to when her friends are downstairs?
3. What does Adeline give Wu Chen-mei before she leaves?
4. Where does Ye Ye go every morning at eight o'clock?
5. What happens to the nicest gifts from Big Sister's wedding?
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