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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 12 Ã‚â€“ Gladioli (March 1975).
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who writes Yuki a letter in Chapter 4?
(a) Miss Uozumi.
2. What kind of clothes did Shizuko make for Yuki before she died?
(a) Shizuko sewed traditional kimonos in red and green.
(b) Shizuko embroidered butterflies on denim jeans.
(c) Shizuko sewed silk dresses in yellow and white.
(d) Shizuko knitted sweaters in bright red, purple, or turquoise.
3. What special object does Yuki carry with her to the wedding?
(a) A candle.
(b) A pearl from her mother's hair comb.
(c) A lucky penny.
(d) A white bead purse that her mother made for her.
4. What does Shizuko's mother say the morning of the wake?
(a) "I am not surprised that she chose to end her own life."
(b) "I always knew she suffered from depression."
(c) "I thought my children would outlive me a long time."
(d) "I never knew she suffered from depression."
5. In Chapter 11, how does Yuki offend her grandparents during dinner?
(a) She does not have proper table manners.
(b) She shows a lack of respect to her father and stepmother.
(c) She ignores Mr. Kimura the entire meal.
(d) She is rude to her grandfather.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does the wake take place?
2. Select the character below who says, "I don't pretend. I hate you."
3. What causes Shizuko to wake up from her nap in Chapter 1?
4. Why does Masa feel she is responsible for another character's fall in Chapter 7?
5. What does Yuki wish that she had said to Sachiko and Mrs. Murai about the way her mother died?
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