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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the name of the doctor that Tao Chi'en befriends?
2. Who sends word back to Rose that Eliza may still be alive?
(b) Tao Chi'en.
3. What does Eliza bring for James and Esther at the end of "Singsong Girls"?
(a) A slice of pie.
(b) A few eggs.
(c) A jar of jam.
(d) A loaf of bread.
4. Why must Eliza admit to Tao Chi'en that she is pregnant?
(a) She goes into labor.
(b) He notices how much bigger she looks.
(c) She is bleeding.
(d) She feels bad for lying.
5. How long is Eliza on the boat?
(a) Four months.
(b) Six months.
(c) One month.
(d) Two months.
6. After hearing about the success of Paulina's shipping line, other people, mentioned specifically in the novel, have tried to duplicate it by shipping what?
(a) Potatoes from Ireland.
(b) Coconuts from Hawaii.
(c) Pottery from China.
(d) Ice from Alaska.
7. What year is it when "Joaquin" begins?
8. How much is the reward for the head of Joaquin?
(a) Ten thousand dollars.
(b) One thousand dollars.
(c) One hundred dollars.
(d) Five hundred dollars.
9. Where in California does Eliza's boat dock?
(a) Santa Maria.
(b) San Diego.
(c) San Francisco.
(d) Santa Cruz.
10. What religion does James follow?
11. What is Eliza's role when she joins the traveling brothel?
(d) Piano player.
12. What does Lin's ghost tell Tao Chi'en?
(a) To make sure Eliza's baby is healthy.
(b) To keep Eliza healthy.
(c) To kill Eliza.
(d) To forget Eliza and worry about himself.
13. What color is the scarf Tao Chi'en's wife is wearing when she meets him?
14. When Tao Chi'en and Eliza arrive in California, what does he suggest she look for?
(a) A goldmine.
(b) The Chinese barrio.
(c) Her Uncle John.
(d) The Chilean barrio.
15. How long does Jacob look for Joaquin?
(a) Nine months.
(b) Six months.
(c) Two months.
(d) Four months.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Tao Chi'en give to the person who helps Eliza?
2. Who says: "I thought there weren't any slaves in California"?
3. What is the last name of the Joaquin that Eliza hears about?
4. What does Jacob change his last name to?
5. Why is no effort made to revive Tao Chi'en's dead baby?
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