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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is Danu?
2. What does Helen tell Pearl about her brain tumor?
3. What country are Winnie and Helen making plans to travel to in Chapter 25?
4. How many servants does Winnie hire before she has to take care of Wen Fu herself as he recovers from his jeep accident?
5. Who makes a promise to accept life without complaint at the end of Chapter 17?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the circumstances under which Wen Fu bought an old sports car. How does he end up wrecking it in the cemetery? Why does Winnie laugh uncontrollably when she hears this story and says, "I was so glad for that dead Canonese pilot, riding off to heaven in his claimed-back car"?
Essay Topic 2
The loss of her three children in China is a great source of pain during Winnie's life. Describe the circumstances of their death and why Winnie feels responsible. Do you agree or disagree with Winnie's feelings of responsibility?
Essay Topic 3
Describe the last few hours of Winnie's father's life. How does he manage to get the better of Wen Fu? Does you agree with San Ma's comment that he left Wen Fu a curse? Is this curse an appropriate punishment for Wen Fu's criminal behavior toward Winnie and her father?
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