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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the one place Mikage finds peace?
(a) The bathroom.
(b) The park.
(c) The bookstore.
(d) The kitchen.
2. Where is Mikage when she starts crying?
(a) At the coffee shop.
(b) At the park.
(c) On the bus.
(d) In a taxi.
3. In Mikage's dream, what is she doing in the kitchen?
(a) Scrubbing the sink.
(b) Washing dishes.
(c) Mopping the floor.
(d) Cleaning out the refrigerator.
4. What does the Tanabe family bring to Mikage's life?
5. Where does Yuichi work part-time?
(b) Book shop.
(c) Shoe store.
(d) Flower shop.
6. Why does Yuichi get slapped?
(a) For quitting his job.
(b) For insulting Eriko.
(c) For living with Mikage.
(d) For being lazy.
7. How many days after the funeral is Mikage still trying to come to terms with what happens?
8. How does Mikage tell that her ex-boyfriend no longer loves her?
(a) The words he uses.
(b) The look in his eyes.
(c) His body language.
(d) The tone he uses.
9. What is Eriko contemplating the first morning after Mikage moves in in the kitchen?
(a) Whether she goes to school or not.
(b) Whether or not to get plastic surgery again.
(c) Whether or not to remodel.
(d) Whether or not to order take-out.
10. How long is Yuichi dating his girlfriend?
(a) Six months.
(b) One month.
(c) One year.
(d) Two years.
11. What time does Yuichi tell Mikage to arrive at the Tanabe home?
(a) 7 A.M.
(b) 7 P.M.
(c) 4 P.M.
(d) 10 P.M.
12. What does Mikage fall in love with at the Tanabe apartment?
(b) Their kitchen.
(c) The view.
(d) The typewriter.
13. How does Yuichi know Mikage?
(a) He helps carry her grandmother's stuff home.
(b) He meets her at church.
(c) They go to school together.
(d) They work together.
14. Which of the following pairs are common themes in the first chapter?
(a) Destiny and anxiety.
(b) Destiny and spirituality.
(c) Growth and success.
(d) Harmony and success.
15. What does Yuichi want when he wakes up after Mikage has her dream?
(b) Cucumber salad.
Short Answer Questions
1. What beverage is Mikage drinking in her dream?
2. Where does Mikage meet up with her ex-boyfriend?
3. What does Mikage do when she wakes up from her dream?
4. What is the one constant in Mikage's life?
5. In Mikage's dream, what is Yuichi doing?
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