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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where in California does Eliza's boat dock?
(a) San Diego.
(b) Santa Maria.
(c) San Francisco.
(d) Santa Cruz.
2. Who does Eliza send letters to regularly?
(b) Tao Chi'en.
(c) Mama Fresia.
3. What does Lin's ghost tell Tao Chi'en?
(a) To keep Eliza healthy.
(b) To forget Eliza and worry about himself.
(c) To kill Eliza.
(d) To make sure Eliza's baby is healthy.
4. What is the name of the ship Paulina owns?
5. How does Tao find out that Joaquin has been killed?
(a) He receives a letter from Jacob.
(b) He overhears a crowd talking about it.
(c) He reads it in the newspaper.
(d) Eliza tells him.
6. Why is no effort made to revive Tao Chi'en's dead baby?
(a) The baby is a girl.
(b) The baby is deformed.
(c) The baby is a boy.
(d) Tao Chi'en doesn't want the baby.
7. What name does Eliza go by as a boy?
8. What is the name of the women Tao Chi'en falls in love with?
9. Why are Rose and John unable to track Mama Fresia?
(a) She leaves them a fake note.
(b) She changes her name.
(c) They don't know her last name.
(d) They think she is dead.
10. What is Eliza's role when she joins the traveling brothel?
(d) Piano player.
11. What religion does James follow?
12. What is Jacob's profession?
13. 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) Coconuts from Hawaii.
(b) Pottery from China.
(c) Ice from Alaska.
(d) Potatoes from Ireland.
14. Who sends word back to Rose that Eliza may still be alive?
(d) Tao Chi'en.
15. On what day does Rose always become ill?
(a) On the first day of spring.
(b) On Christmas Day.
(c) On the anniversary of the day Eliza left.
(d) On Eliza's birthday.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Jacob change his last name to?
2. When Lin's ghost appears to Tao Chi'en, what is she wearing?
3. When Eliza is asking about Joaquin, she tells people he is her what?
4. Who says: "People come out west to escape the past and begin anew, but our obsessions pursue us, like the wind"?
5. How long is Eliza on the boat?
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