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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. What kind of car does Kenji drive?
(a) A Ford.
(b) A Toyota.
(c) A new Oldsmobile.
(d) A used Oldsmobile.
2. Why is Ichiro excited to go to Portland?
(a) He wants to spend more time with Kenji.
(b) He wants to drive the Oldmobile.
(c) He wants to get away from his parents.
(d) He wants to see what a V.A. Hospital looks like.
3. Describe the area where the illegal gambling halls are located:
(a) The streets are clean, and there aren't very many buildings.
(b) The streets are clean, and the buildings plain.
(c) The streets are dirty, but the buildings are new.
(d) The streets are dirty, and the buildings are run-down.
4. Ichiro believes that his father is neither a husband, a father, Japanese, NOR:
(a) A good fisherman.
(c) A good business owner.
(d) A good role model.
5. How long has Ichiro been away from home?
(a) Two years.
(b) Four months.
(c) Four years.
(d) 14 months.
Short Answer Questions
1. What was Ichiro studying in college before he went to prison?
2. Why is Ichiro mad at his mother when they argue for the first time?
3. Why doesn't Bull like Ichiro?
4. What does Ichiro's mother think Japan will look like when they return?
5. Japanese people on the West Coast were separated into various groups, depending on their allegiance to Japan because of what event?
Short Essay Questions
1. What was the American attitude toward Japanese after the bombing of Pearl Harbor?
2. Why is Ichiro's brother, Taro, so anxious about enlisting in the U.S. military?
3. Why does Ichiro have to apologize to his father after Ichiro fought with his mother?
4. How does Ichiro's father get him to leave the house after Ichiro fought with his mother?
5. Why does Ichiro refuse to have a drink with Ito as he walks to his parents' house for the first time in the beginning of the novel?
6. Why is Ichiro searching for acceptance in the very country in which he was born?
7. Where has Freddie been before he recently returned home five weeks ago?
8. Why does Professor Brown dismiss Ichiro from his office at school?
9. Why does Ichiro believe he is a true American citizen?
10. Why does Ichiro get so upset with his mother in Chapter 1?
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