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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does the commune leader announce that is mandated by the government?
(a) A new crop.
(b) A contest.
(c) A new irrigation system.
(d) A new type of farming.
2. What does the voice over the loudspeaker announce?
(a) Everyone is to gather at the canteen.
(b) The district overseer is arriving.
(c) Help is needed in the rice paddy.
(d) One of the workers is pinned under the tractor and help is needed.
3. Who concocts a plan to get to the commune?
(c) Z. G.
(d) Auntie Hu.
4. After whom does Joy name her child?
(c) Z. G.
5. What does the government insist the sparrows do?
(a) Devour most of the seeds and grains.
(b) Deface public seating areas.
(c) Nest in eaves and ruin them.
(d) Ignore the government's war.
Short Answer Questions
1. How will Joy and her baby be sneaked out of the commune?
2. What has Tao's family managed to do to stave off starving?
3. What does the brigade leader have Yong do?
4. Why is Joy happy but frustrated when she receives a package from Pearl?
5. What do the harvesters leave standing?
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