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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Which of the following is the most major theme in the first chapter?
2. Mikage comes across several kitchens in the first chapter. What is each kitchen representative of?
(a) The houses that Mikage live in.
(b) The deaths that Mikage deals with.
(c) The people Mikage meets.
(d) Each stage in Mikage's life.
3. What is the one place Mikage finds peace?
(a) The park.
(b) The bathroom.
(c) The kitchen.
(d) The bookstore.
4. Who seems most distraught about the death?
5. In whose kitchen does Mikage's dream take place?
(a) Her grandmother's.
6. Which relative of Mikage's dies recently?
(a) Her grandmother.
(b) Her mother.
(c) Her sister.
(d) Her grandfather.
7. What does Mikage see that makes her cry?
(a) Yuichi and his girlfriend.
(b) Eriko walking alone.
(c) Her ex-boyfriend and another girl.
(d) A child with their grandmother.
8. What emotion do Yuichi and Mikage share in the first chapter?
9. Where are Mikage's parents?
(a) In a nursing home.
(b) In America.
(c) On vacation.
10. What does Yuichi bring home from work for Mikage to use?
(a) A television.
(b) A typewriter.
(c) A word processor.
(d) A new blender.
11. What does the Tanabe family bring to Mikage's life?
12. What month does Mikage decide to stop being lazy?
13. What is Mikage stunned by at the Tanabe apartment?
(a) Eriko's job.
(b) The apartment's view.
(c) Eriko's beauty.
(d) The cleanliness of the kitchen.
14. What does Mikage make for the Tanabe family?
(a) Carrot salad and noodles with eggs.
(b) Chicken salad and rice.
(c) Broccoli and rice with eggs.
(d) Cucumber salad and rice with eggs.
15. What time does Yuichi tell Mikage to arrive at the Tanabe home?
(a) 7 A.M.
(b) 10 P.M.
(c) 7 P.M.
(d) 4 P.M.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Yuichi get slapped?
2. What does Yuichi want Mikage to make using the item he brings home?
3. What is Mikage's last name?
4. What is the name of Mikage's ex-boyfriend?
5. Where is Mikage when she starts crying?
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