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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Winnie find under Pearl's bed as she's cleaning Pearl's bedroom?
(a) Secret Treasures box.
(b) Love letters from her first boyfriend.
(c) Old photo albums.
(d) Dust bunnies.
2. What does the little boy standing next to the lake shout at the air force pilots after they drive past him in Mr. Ma's truck?
(a) Come and get me!
(b) Runaways! Cowards!
(c) Good luck!
(d) See you soon!
3. What does Winnie find on the funeral card that Pearl had saved from her father's funeral?
(a) Hearts around her father's name.
(b) Pearl's name.
(c) A song she made up.
(d) Black marks covering the death date.
4. Where do Wen Fu and Winnie move to just one month after they are married?
5. What is spirit money?
(a) Money for giving to the church.
(b) Real money.
(c) Play money the dead use to bribe their way into heaven.
(d) Money that pays for the wreaths.
6. What does Roger's nickname, Bao-bao, mean?
(a) Youngest child.
(b) Precious baby.
(c) Silly one.
(d) Big baby.
7. Where was Winnie's mother educated?
(a) At home by tutors.
(b) A missionary school.
(c) Public school.
(d) Boarding school in Hong Kong.
8. In Chapter 1, what does Aunt Helen say she is dying from?
(a) Old age.
(b) Brain tumor.
9. Who tells Winnie gossip about the Wen family business three days before her wedding?
(a) San Ma.
(b) Old Aunt.
10. Why doesn't Winnie want to forget the past?
(a) She misses it so much.
(b) It was an enjoyable time.
(c) She had the best life in China.
(d) It still holds lessons for her.
11. Who does Winnie give her sewing machine to as she leaves Nanking?
(a) Mr. Ma.
(b) Wan Betty.
(d) The servant.
12. What does Wen Fu bring Peanut home in?
(a) A wheelbarrow.
(b) Horse and carriage.
(d) A car.
13. Who is Phil?
(a) Mary's brother.
(b) Pearl's brother.
(c) Pearl's husband.
(d) Aunt Helen's doctor.
14. What does Winnie do in Chapter 4 to forget the news in Betty's letter?
(a) Listens to the radio.
(b) Watches TV.
(c) She cleans her house all night.
(d) Goes to the movies.
15. Who is Wen Chen?
(a) Gong's brother.
(b) Old Aunt's uncle.
(c) Wen Fu's brother.
(d) Peanut's cousin.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who dies in childbirth while a pilot and Hulan try to help her?
2. Where does Winnie's son Samuel work?
3. Where do Hulan and Winnie like to go during thunderstorms in Chapter 10?
4. What was the nickname Winnie's mother had for her daughter?
5. Who is Lin?
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