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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. When her fifth son is born on Molokai, what does Char Nyuk Tsin do?
(a) Sends him to John Whipple.
(b) Sends him to her friends, Kino and Apikela.
(c) Sends him to an orphanage.
(d) Sends him to his older brothers.
2. What does Char Nyuk Tsin do with the first acre of land that is given to her in Hawaii?
(a) Gives ownership of the land to her husband.
(b) Sells the land for a handsome profit.
(c) Builds a small house.
(d) Raises vegetables to sell for extra money.
3. In 1942, when Hoxworth Hale tours the South Pacific in search of good sites for airstrips, where do his travels take him?
(b) Bora Bora.
(c) All of the given answers.
(d) Pago Pago.
4. When Mark Whipple offers to lead a unit of Japanese soldiers into battle in Europe against the Germans, how many Japanese men volunteer to join the new unit, known as the 222nd?
(a) About 1,100 men.
(b) About 11,000 men.
(c) About 11 men.
(d) About 110 men.
5. Char Nyuk Tsin (also known as Wu Chow's Auntie) is 61 years old in 1912. How many descendants does she have in her extended family, the Kees?
6. Which is these men is NOT an example of a Golden Man?
(a) Hong Kong Kee.
(b) Kelly Kanakoa.
(c) Kamejiro Sakagawa.
(d) Hoxworth Hale.
7. What happens to Elinor after she gets better acquainted with Kelly Kanakoa?
(a) She dies in a tsunami.
(b) She writes a best-selling book.
(c) She marries Kelly Kanakoa.
(d) She opens a popular restaurant in Honolulu.
8. In 1946, who does Hoxworth Hale say is causing the real problem in Hawaii?
(a) The Fort.
(b) The Chinese.
(c) The Democrats.
(d) The military.
9. What action does the Kee family undertake because of what Char Nyuk Tsin learns from the newspaper about company values?
(a) They begin buying up prosperous properties from the Fort.
(b) They begin buying up losing properties from the Fort.
(c) They start selling all of their properties, good and bad, to the Fort.
(d) They stop buying and selling properties.
10. What happens to Hashimoto (a friend of Kamejiro's) after he marries a Hawaiian girl?
(a) He is forbidden to attend the Japanese church.
(b) All of the given answers.
(c) He is treated like an outcast.
(d) He is fired from his job.
11. What other crop does Whip Hoxworth introduce to Hawaii?
(a) Brazilian coffee beans.
(b) Ginger flowers.
(c) Malaysian orange trees.
(d) All of the given answers.
12. Char Nyuk Tsin has trouble meeting the requirements for U.S. citizenship. Why?
(a) She cannot read or write.
(b) All of the given answers.
(c) She is too old.
(d) She is Chinese.
13. 20-year-old Sakagawa Kamejiro courts Yoko. Before he leaves for Hawaii, what does he tell his family he will do when he is ready to marry her?
(a) Send a special kimono to Yoko.
(b) Send a letter to his mother.
(c) Send a letter to Yoko.
(d) Send twenty gold coins to his parents.
14. What does Kelly Kanakoa do in the early 1950s?
(a) Teams up with Judy Kee to record an album.
(b) Both of the given answers.
(c) Neither of the given answers.
(d) Teams up with Judy Kee to form Island Records.
15. Why doesn't Kamejiro pay for college for his youngest child, his daughter Reiko?
(a) He wants her to get married, not go to college.
(b) He spends the money supporting Japan's war against China.
(c) He doesn't believe that girls need a college degree.
(d) She is a poor student who isn't ready for college.
Short Answer Questions
1. The next time the Fort meets, what do its members discover?
2. When Whip Hoxworth dies in 1927, who is his chief heir?
3. Goro Sakagawa hopes that his wife will be happy in Hawaii. In 1954, what does she do?
4. What are Char Nyuk Tsin's sons told about their parents?
5. What kind of education do Kamejiro's children receive when they are young?
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