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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. About which composer is Itoh especially knowledgeable?
2. What does Toru wish all girls would wear during their periods?
(a) A red hat.
(b) A red brooch on their clothing.
(c) Red shoes.
(d) A red bracelet.
3. What does Toru receive an invitation to in the spring of 1970?
(a) His uncle's retirement party.
(b) Reiko's leaving-the-sanatorium celebration.
(c) A cousin's wedding.
(d) His high school reunion.
4. How did Naoko's sister commit suicide?
(a) Hanged herself.
(b) Carbon monoxide poisoning.
(c) Jumped in front of a train.
(d) Drug overdose.
5. Which of these things is not something Toru finds inside his landlord's storage shed?
(a) A guitar.
(b) A bicycle.
(c) A table.
(d) A mailbox.
6. What song does Reiko figure out how to play from hearing it on the radio?
(a) "White Room."
(b) "Scarborough Fair."
(c) "Mrs. Robinson."
(d) "Spinning Wheel."
7. After the porno movie and more drinks, what does Midori announce she wants to do?
(a) Go home to bed.
(b) Ride a bike through the city.
(c) Go swimming.
(d) Climb a tree.
8. What kind of store does someone want to open in what is the Kobayashi Bookstore?
9. What is the name of the old dog Toru, Reiko, and Naoko meet on their hike?
10. What does Reiko go to pick up at Oka's?
(a) A book.
11. Which of these is not something Nagasawa offers to give to Toru when he's through with it?
(a) His television.
(b) His radio.
(c) His motorcycle.
(d) His refrigerator.
12. What exercise does Toru do in PE class the day after returning from Ami Hostel?
13. What kind of animal does Naoko let Toru hold?
(a) A newborn kitten.
(b) A baby chick.
(c) A duckling.
(d) A baby rabbit.
14. What station does Midori's father mention to Toru?
15. What is stored in the shed where Reiko and Toru talk the night before he leaves?
(a) Winter sports equipment.
(b) Paint and building maintenance equipment.
(c) Lawn and garden maintenance equipment.
(d) Holiday decorations.
Short Answer Questions
1. What did Midori and her sister get drunk on after their father's funeral?
2. In what grade is Reiko's daughter?
3. How long did Reiko teach the young girl?
4. To what does Midori compare life?
5. How many dates did Reiko and her husband have before he proposed?
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