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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In Mikage's dream, what is Yuichi doing?
(a) Washing dishes.
(b) Cleaning the floor.
(c) Wiping the counters.
(d) Cleaning the refrigerator.
2. What time does Yuichi tell Mikage to arrive at the Tanabe home?
(a) 4 P.M.
(b) 7 P.M.
(c) 10 P.M.
(d) 7 A.M.
3. How long is Yuichi dating his girlfriend?
(a) One year.
(b) Two years.
(c) Six months.
(d) One month.
4. Why does Mikage believe that she is able to understand Yuichi?
(a) They both lose family.
(b) She does not love him.
(c) She is related to him.
(d) She does not need him.
5. Which character is sexually ambiguous?
6. What beverage is Mikage drinking in her dream?
(a) Warm milk.
7. What time does Mikage wake up after her dream?
(a) 7 A.M.
(b) 2 A.M.
(c) 4 A.M.
(d) 12 A.M.
8. What place in the world does Mikage like best?
(a) The Tanabe's home.
(b) Grandma's bedroom.
(c) The bridge.
(d) The kitchen.
9. What does Eriko bring home for Mikage?
(b) A typewriter.
(c) A word processor.
(d) A juicer.
10. What keeps Mikage from thinking of her loneliness at night?
(a) The drip of the leaky faucet.
(b) The breeze from the kitchen window.
(c) The crunching of the ice maker.
(d) The hum of the refrigerator.
11. What emotion do Yuichi and Mikage share in the first chapter?
12. Why does Yuichi get slapped?
(a) For insulting Eriko.
(b) For living with Mikage.
(c) For being lazy.
(d) For quitting his job.
13. What does Yuichi want Mikage to make using the item he brings home?
(a) Short stories.
(d) Change of address cards.
14. Which of the following is the most major theme in the first chapter?
15. What do Yuichi and Mikage share at the end of Chapter One?
(a) Loss of another family member.
(b) New family connections.
(c) Exact opposite dreams.
(d) The same dream.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where are Mikage's parents?
2. What does Mikage make for the Tanabe family?
3. What is the one constant in Mikage's life?
4. What does Mikage's dream foreshadow?
5. What is the name of Yuichi's mother?
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