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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Kelly Kanakoa do in the early 1950s?
(a) Teams up with Judy Kee to record an album.
(b) Teams up with Judy Kee to form Island Records.
(c) Both of the given answers.
(d) Neither of the given answers.
2. What does Char Nyuk Tsin do with the first acre of land that is given to her in Hawaii?
(a) Raises vegetables to sell for extra money.
(b) Gives ownership of the land to her husband.
(c) Sells the land for a handsome profit.
(d) Builds a small house.
3. Who treats the Chinese workers kindly on their voyage from China to Hawaii?
(a) Captain Hoxworth.
(d) John Whipple.
4. 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 twenty gold coins to his parents.
(b) Send a letter to his mother.
(c) Send a special kimono to Yoko.
(d) Send a letter to Yoko.
5. What kind of education do Kamejiro's children receive when they are young?
(a) Daily regular school followed by daily Japanese school.
(b) Regular English-speaking school only.
(c) Japanese-speaking school only.
(d) None of the given answers.
6. Why is Char Nyuk Tsin, daughter of a Hakka chief, unmarried at the age of seventeen?
(a) She has no dowry.
(b) She is shy.
(c) She does not have a favorable horoscope.
(d) She is unattractive.
7. Mark Whipple (West Point graduate and grandson of Dr. John Whipple) is resented by members of the Chinese community. Why?
(a) He is a member of the military.
(b) He is descended from missionaries.
(c) None of the given answers.
(d) His father ordered Chinatown's destruction during the plague epidemic.
8. What action does the Kee family undertake because of what Char Nyuk Tsin learns from the newspaper about company values?
(a) They start selling all of their properties, good and bad, to the Fort.
(b) They stop buying and selling properties.
(c) They begin buying up losing properties from the Fort.
(d) They begin buying up prosperous properties from the Fort.
9. Hong Kong Kee receives a visit from a Boston man named Mr. McLafferty. What does Mr. McLafferty want to discuss?
(a) Real estate deals, especially those involving hotels.
(b) Water rights.
(c) Pineapple prices on the mainland.
(d) Sugar plantations.
10. In 1946, the term "the Golden Men" is coined to describe a certain kind of person developing in Hawaii. Which of the following is NOT necessarily an attribute of a "Golden Man"?
(a) A blend of Western and Eastern culture and values.
(b) A blend of Caucasian and Asian genes.
(c) A blend of modern and ancient sensibilities.
(d) A blend of business and philosophy.
11. How long does the journey of Char Ti Chong and his people take?
(a) Many months.
(b) Many days.
(c) Many weeks.
(d) Many years.
12. What does Whip Hoxworth believe is the future of Hawaii?
(a) Orchids and ginger flowers.
(b) Sugar and pineapples.
(c) Pigs and chickens.
(d) Pearls and coral.
13. After Mun Ki dies, Char Nyuk Tsin returns to Hawaii to look for her youngest son. Who does she find raising him?
(a) Her older sons.
(b) Her friends, Kimo and Apikela.
(c) Governor Kelolo Kanakoa.
(d) John Whipple.
14. Why do Kamejiro and his wife have trouble saving $400?
(a) Because they are always helping others.
(b) Because they buy too many luxuries.
(c) Because neither of them has a job.
(d) Because they send all of their money back to Japan.
15. When Char Nyuk Tsin celebrates her 100th birthday, how many of her great-great-grandchildren attend the party?
Short Answer Questions
1. When Kamejiro goes to work on one of Whip Hoxworth's plantations, what does he ask for permission to build?
2. In 1942, when Hoxworth Hale tours the South Pacific in search of good sites for airstrips, where do his travels take him?
3. Why does Micah Hale think that America will try to take over Hawaii?
4. In 1946, who attempts to organize the plantation workers?
5. Ishii becomes a representative for the Japanese Federation of Labor, trying to obtain better hours and better pay for the workers. When the workers go on strike, how do the planters and the Japanese Consulate react?
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