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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does Ichiro travel around town?
(a) He never leaves the house.
(b) He has a car.
(c) By walking and taking the bus.
(d) By train.
2. Why doesn't Ichiro respect his parents?
(a) He thinks they work at the grocery store too much.
(b) He thinks they don't love him enough.
(c) He thinks they ruined his life.
(d) He thinks they drink too much.
3. What do the negroes in the pool hall tell Ichiro to do?
(a) "Go back to Tokyo, boy."
(b) "Sign up for the army."
(c) "What's your name, boy?"
(d) "Come play pool with us."
4. Ichiro believes that his father is neither a husband, a father, Japanese, NOR:
(b) A good role model.
(c) A good business owner.
(d) A good fisherman.
5. What nationality does Ichiro identify with most?
(a) American, he was born in the U.S.
(b) None, he feels he has lost his identity.
(d) Japanese, his parents were born in Japan.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which family lives in an apartment that is a mile-and-a-half away from Ichiro's family?
2. How long ago did Ichiro's father come to the United States?
3. Where is Ichiro's brother, Taro, going to school?
4. What is Emi's advice to Ichiro?
5. Why are Kenji and Ichiro becoming better friends?
Short Essay Questions
1. What was the American attitude toward Japanese after the bombing of Pearl Harbor?
2. Describe Club Oriental and what it has to offer.
3. Why does Ichiro believe he is a true American citizen?
4. Describe "relocation camps" used in the United States during World War II.
5. Where has Freddie been before he recently returned home five weeks ago?
6. Why does Bull first ignore, and then make fun of Ichiro?
7. Why do characters like Ichiro and Freddie feel guilt?
8. Why is Ichiro searching for acceptance in the very country in which he was born?
9. Why does Ichiro argue with his mother again in Chapter 5?
10. How does Ichiro's father get him to leave the house after Ichiro fought with his mother?
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