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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How are Pearl and Dun married?
(a) They decide to wait until they get to the States.
(b) In a government ceremony.
(c) By the building supervisor.
(d) In a Buddhist temple.
2. What is Tao disgusted with Joy?
(a) Because she wears dresses.
(b) Because of her paintings.
(c) Because she wants to go back to America.
(d) Because she loves a female child.
3. What does everyone on the commune worry about concerning the upcoming winter?
(a) The ground will get too hard to plow.
(b) The snow will be worse than last year.
(c) The winter will be harder than last year.
(d) The artic winds are supposed to be worse this year.
4. What requires that every pair of hands work nonstop?
(a) The upcoming festival.
(b) The overseer.
(c) The harvest.
(d) The Great Leap Forward.
5. How has Joy been feeling physically lately?
(a) About the same as always.
(b) She's been nauseous.
(c) Very ill.
(d) In great shape.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Joy convince the brigade leader to let her do her project in the commune center?
2. Who concocts a plan to get to the commune?
3. What do the harvesters leave standing?
4. To what does Pearl awaken?
5. After whom does Joy name her child?
Short Essay Questions
1. What gives Joy hope as she boils her new shoes?
2. What happens that restores the closeness between Joy and Pearl?
3. What sort of horrors do Z.G. and Pearl see when they are driving to the village?
4. Why does Pearl apply for a travel visa?
5. What contest does the Brigade leader announce and how does the contest contribute to the food shortage?
6. Why does Pearl agree to leave the commune with Z. G.?
7. Why does Pearl work alongside Yong?
8. How does Joy react to the spectacle the Brigade leader makes of Yong, and how does she display courage?
9. What crop is to be planted the following year and why is this a poor decision?
10. What does Joy say in a letter to Pearl, and what is Pearl's reaction?
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