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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Eliza send to Rose from California when she realizes how much she misses her?
(a) A telegraph.
(b) A photograph.
(c) A scrapbook of her adventures.
(d) Gold dust.
2. On what day does Rose always become ill?
(a) On the anniversary of the day Eliza left.
(b) On Eliza's birthday.
(c) On the first day of spring.
(d) On Christmas Day.
3. Why is no effort made to revive Tao Chi'en's dead baby?
(a) Tao Chi'en doesn't want the baby.
(b) The baby is a girl.
(c) The baby is a boy.
(d) The baby is deformed.
4. What is the name of Joaquin's gang member?
(a) Four-toe Mark.
(b) Three-finger Jack.
(c) Balding Bart.
(d) One-armed Frank.
5. Who bumps into Jacob during dinner?
(b) Tao Chi'en.
6. What is the first thing Tao Chi'en needs to do to establish himself?
(b) Have a son.
(c) Find his parents.
(d) Set up a shop.
7. What does Tao Chi'en determine that a young prostitute died of?
(d) Knife wound.
8. Why are Rose and John unable to track Mama Fresia?
(a) She changes her name.
(b) They think she is dead.
(c) She leaves them a fake note.
(d) They don't know her last name.
9. What must Eliza amputate from a man with gangrene?
10. How does Tao Chi'en make money?
(a) Removing bullets and stitching knife wounds.
(b) Preparing and selling medicines.
(c) Offering Eliza as a prostitute.
(d) Working as a miner.
11. What religion does James follow?
12. Why is it impossible that Eliza left with Joaquin?
(a) He left for California long before she did.
(b) He sent letters home for Eliza.
(c) He has not left for California yet.
(d) John would have noticed Eliza on the ship with Joaquin.
13. Who says: "People come out west to escape the past and begin anew, but our obsessions pursue us, like the wind"?
(b) Tao Chi'en.
14. What does Eliza sell to make money when she arrives in California?
(b) Her jewelry.
15. What is the name of the doctor that Tao Chi'en befriends?
Short Answer Questions
1. What item reveals Eliza's parentage?
2. What is Eliza's role when she joins the traveling brothel?
3. What is the last name of the Joaquin that Eliza hears about?
4. What color is the scarf Tao Chi'en's wife is wearing when she meets him?
5. What does Eliza bring for James and Esther at the end of "Singsong Girls"?
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