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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why does a classmate mysteriously assign her egg to Adeline?
(a) Her mother sends them to her and she hates eating them, so she gave it to Adeline instead.
(b) She wants to make Adeline sick.
(c) She feels bad for her.
(d) She wants to be Adeline's friend.
2. Hong Kong is a ______ colony at the time Adeline lives there.
3. Where is Adeline brought to when her friends are downstairs?
(a) The kitchen.
(b) The Holy of Holies.
(c) The backyard.
(d) Ye Ye's room.
4. When do Niang's plans for Big Sister come to light?
(a) On Adeline's birthday.
(b) On Big Sister's birthday.
(c) Chinese New Year 1948.
(d) On her future husband's birthday.
5. What does Adeline give Wu Chen-mei before she leaves?
(a) A small paper bird.
(b) A hug.
(c) Her phone number.
(d) A poem.
6. How does the family get to the new house in Hong Kong?
(a) By taxi.
(b) By Father's large black Cadillac.
(c) By walking.
(d) By a rickshaw.
7. What book is Adeline reading when she is surprised by her classmate and her mother in the library?
(a) Moby Dick.
(b) King Lear.
(d) Romeo and Juliet.
8. Why does Adeline have to leave?
(a) She has ripped her dress.
(b) She doesn't want to eat the cake.
(c) She is embarrassed that she did not bring a gift.
(d) She is expected home at lunchtime.
9. 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.
10. 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?
11. What surprise does Adeline make in her speech?
(a) That she comes from an abusive, broken family.
(b) That she refuses to lead her class.
(c) That Wu Chen-mei should really be the president.
(d) That her mother is dead.
12. What food does Adeline long for, but rejects as a mistake when she receives it?
(a) An egg.
(b) An apple.
(c) A piece of French toast.
(d) A croissant.
13. How many people attend Big Sister's wedding?
(b) Five hundred.
(c) One hundred.
(d) Three hundred.
14. Which board game do the children play while traveling?
15. Who sleeps in the bed next to Adeline at her new location?
(b) Wu Chen-mei.
(d) No one.
Short Answer Questions
1. To whom will Big Sister be married?
2. How old is Big Sister when she is married?
3. What two things does Father forget about Adeline?
4. Why does Adeline believe she wins the class presidency?
5. Who is the first person at home who Adeline tells of her victory?
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