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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. What starts happening to Japanese people in Hawaii on December 10, 1941?
(a) They are honored with a parade in Honolulu.
(b) They are shipped back to Japan.
(c) They are rounded up and placed in barbed-wire enclosures.
(d) They are arrested on sight.
2. Char Nyuk Tsin vanishes from the Hakka's High Village. Why?
(a) None of the given answers.
(b) She runs away.
(c) She falls off a cliff.
(d) She is kidnapped.
3. Who is the old man who walks into a Chinese temple on the island of Maui, screams at the people there, and hits objects with his cane?
(a) Keoki Kanakoa.
(b) Captain Hoxworth.
(c) John Whipple.
(d) Abner Hale.
4. What advice does 94-year-old Char Nyuk Tsin give to her grandson, Hong Kong Kee, after the events of December 7, 1941?
(a) To sell all the land they can.
(b) To buy all the land they can.
(c) None of the given answers.
(d) To do no more buying and selling until events calm down.
5. When her fifth son is born on Molokai, what does Char Nyuk Tsin do?
(a) Sends him to an orphanage.
(b) Sends him to his older brothers.
(c) Sends him to John Whipple.
(d) Sends him to her friends, Kino and Apikela.
Short Answer Questions
1. In 1902, in the Japanese village of Hiroshima-ken, villagers use an ancient courtship custom. According to this custom, what should a young suitor do regarding the young woman he wishes to court?
2. Which is these men is NOT an example of a Golden Man?
3. Which of the following is NOT true about Kelly Kanakoa?
4. The lowland people are the Punti. How do they behave toward the highland Hakka?
5. What promise does Char Nyuk Tsin make to her husband, Mun Ki, at the Molokai leper colony?
Short Essay Questions
1. Army captain Shigeo Sakagawa marches in a victory parade in Honolulu in 1946, but the occasion is a bittersweet one for him. He and his country have won the war, but Shigeo has suffered a great personal loss. What is it?
2. In 1880, when relatives refuse to let young Whip Hoxworth join the family business because of his wild ways, what do they give to him instead, and what does he do with their gift?
3. In November of 1899, when plague breaks out in Honolulu, what drastic step does the city take to prevent the spread of the disease, and what happens as a result?
4. In 1946, Hong Kong Kee becomes aware that he is being investigated by someone from the mainland. What local individual does he discover is behind the inquiries?
5. In 1946, Hoxworth Hale keeps California Fruit and Mr. McLafferty from opening a chain of supermarkets in Hawaii. In turn, what ethnic groups does Mr. McLafferty tell Hong Kong Kee that the success of California Fruit would benefit?
6. During the early days of World War II, how does a war-bond speech made by Hong Kong Kee end up causing him to loan the money that enables Kamejiro to open a grocery store?
7. What historic event on December 7, 1941 endangers Kamejiro and his family?
8. In Japan in 1902, twenty-year-old Sakagawa Kamejiro is sent by his family council to work in the Hawaii sugar fields. Why does he agree to leave his homeland and take this job?
9. Compare how the Hakka and Punti workers deal with each other before their voyage to Hawaii and how they act after the voyage. Why is there a change?
10. When Sheong Mun, the granddaughter of Nyuk Tsin, asks her family for permission to marry a white sailor, and for their blessing, how does the family react?
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