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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What award does "The Dying Rooms" win?
2. Who is Zhang Shuyun?
3. What Akira Kurosawa film that ends with the finding of a baby does Karin watch?
4. What pattern is the quilt on Karin's bed?
5. How many generations are in the genealogy May Wong sees?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What is the controversy over the condition of orphanages in China? Please give evidence to support your answer.
Essay Topic 2
Describe the significance of the baiji. What are they? How is their story connected to those of abandoned Chinese baby girls?
Essay Topic 3
How does the Chinese story "The Lost Mare" relate to Karin and Mark's adoption process? What other "signs" does Karin see as being related to her situation?
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