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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why is Joy happy but frustrated when she receives a package from Pearl?
(a) That the letter is brief and says nothing.
(b) That Pearl has not come to the commune in person.
(c) That there is no money in the package.
(d) That there is no baby formula in the package.
2. Where is everyone when Z. G. and Pearl arrive at the Green Dragon?
(a) On the road to a larger commune.
(b) Gathered at a public criticism.
(c) Working in the rice paddies.
(d) Either dead or in their homes too weak to work.
3. Where does Tao's mother send Joy when she begins contractions?
(a) No where.
(b) The next-door neighbor's house who is a midwife.
(c) The hospital in the closest city.
(d) The birthing house.
4. What has Tao's family managed to do to stave off starving?
(a) Kill a few pigeons.
(b) Kill a few rats and mice.
(c) Grow a few mushrooms in the cellar.
(d) Hide a cupful of uncooked wheat kernels.
5. How will Joy and her baby be sneaked out of the commune?
(a) In a coffin.
(b) In a barrel.
(c) In the trunk of Z. G.'s car.
(d) In a shroud.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the meaning of the item pinned to Yong's chest?
2. What does Tao not do after Joy gives birth?
3. What requires that every pair of hands work nonstop?
4. What does Joy want to create in the commune center?
5. What is Tao disgusted with Joy?
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