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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does the family decide which child will sleep on the cot?
(a) They let the oldest child, Victor, have it.
(b) They give it to the boy, Victor.
(c) They play rocks, paper, scissors.
(d) They draw lots.
2. What does Aunt Reine surprise the family with when she arrives?
(a) She is pregnant.
(b) She cuts diamonds from her coat buttons.
(c) She is moving in with them.
(d) She wants to adopt Adeline.
3. Who meets them at the airport?
(a) Niang's former teacher.
(b) Ye Ye.
(c) Niang's brother Pierre Prosperi.
(d) Big Sister.
4. What is Adeline's favorite part of the ship?
(a) The library.
(b) The dining room with all the delicious food choices.
(c) The sun-filled deck.
(d) Their cabin.
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) Niang keeps them for herself.
(c) They are donated to charity.
(d) They are sent back to Tianjin.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Wu Chun-mei beg Adeline to come to her house?
2. When do Niang's plans for Big Sister come to light?
3. What does Fourth Brother do while Adeline is stuck in her room?
4. How does the family get to the new house in Hong Kong?
5. Why is Adeline suddenly panic-stricken when Ah Sun knocks on her door?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Adeline discover Big Sister's impending nuptials?
2. Describe Adeline's outing with Fourth Brother and Niang, including its final destination for her.
3. How does November 30th become Adeline birthday date?
4. Describe what happens with the wedding gifts that arrive at the house.
5. Describe how Adeline realizes Niang has learned about the secret gift from Grand Aunt.
6. How does Father react to the situation?
7. Describe the scene as all of the boarders leave for the holidays.
8. Describe the political situation when Adeline boards the plane for Tianjin.
9. How does Adeline finally leave St. Joseph's?
10. Describe what happens when Adeline arrives home for lunch.
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