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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. To where do the contents of the file folder lead Eiji?
(a) To a pachinko parlor where Morino is waiting for him.
(b) To his stepmother's office.
(c) To the Queen of Spades.
(d) To his father's home.
2. Who is Buntaro?
(a) Eiji's landlord.
(b) Eiji's older brother.
(c) Eiji's father.
(d) Eiji's best friend.
3. Why doesn't Eiji confront Akiko Kato in Chapter One as he daydreams of doing?
(a) He is afraid to do so.
(b) He is waiting for the right moment.
(c) He finds a better source of information about his father.
(d) He finds his father without her.
4. What is the name of the building in which Akiko Kato works?
(a) The International Trading Building.
(b) The Japanese Stock Exchange.
(c) The PanOpticon Building.
(d) The Tokyo Hilton.
5. What errand does the attractive waitress leave to do?
(a) Buy coffee filters.
(b) Deliver lunches to customers.
(c) Deposit money in the bank.
(d) Empty the trash.
Short Answer Questions
1. With whom does Eiji have his first sexual experience?
2. What person does Eiji decide to meet virtually in the video game Virtua Sapiens?
3. What does Eiji wear on his head in Chapter One?
4. Who is Wheatie?
5. Which of the following statements does not describe Mr. Aoyama?
Short Essay Questions
1. Who kidnaps Eiji in Chapter Four and why is Eiji kidnapped?
2. Discuss Eiji's playing of video games in Chapter Three and what the video games symbolize.
3. Why do Donkey and Dowager call the waitress with the perfect neck a "hand cream model", and what does the depiction of the girl's hands in Chapter One really indicate?
4. What happens to Mr. Aoyama in Chapter Two?
5. Who is Cat and what does Eiji's relationship with her indicate?
6. What is the yakuza and how is Daimon tied to the organization?
7. What factors make Eiji vulnerable to exploitation by Daimon?
8. How successful are Eiji's initial attempts to contact Akiko Kato?
9. What rumors has Anju overheard about her mother?
10. What information does Ryutaro Morino have about Eiji's father and how does he obtain it?
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