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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. When Ishmael and Hatsue begin to make love, Hatsue realizes
(a) Nothing is right about it
(b) Only bad things will come of this
(c) She can't let him have his own way
(d) She could get into further trouble

2. Ishmael's father prints instructions in his paper about
(a) What to do in an air raid
(b) How to duck and cover if attacked
(c) How to evacuate the island
(d) How to pilot a boat if necessary

3. Prior to the battle at Tarawa, Ishmael's attitude toward the war was somewhat
(a) Enthusiastic
(b) Indifferent
(c) Fearful
(d) Cynical

4. Nels opens up the possibility that the wound on Carl's head could have come from
(a) Propulsion rather than a blow
(b) A fall before he went over
(c) A broken mast
(d) A drunken stagger

5. When Carl, Sr. had a stroke, Etta jumped at the chance to
(a) Clear the strawberries
(b) Move to the city
(c) Put him in a home
(d) Sell the farm

6. As a gesture toward his customers, Einar Petersen offered
(a) Donuts
(b) A warm woodstove
(c) Free coffee
(d) Free canned goods

7. Liesel Jurgensen thought Susan Marie would be happy Carl bought the farm because
(a) They have two strong children for picking
(b) It was the Heine's old farm
(c) Fisherman are always gone at night
(d) She loves strawberries

8. The people of Amity Harbor are frightened about the possibility of
(a) The Japanese confiscating their boats
(b) The Japanese moving ashore with weapons
(c) Being attacked from within
(d) Being attacked by the Japanese

9. Etta Heine met her husband, Carl, in
(a) Bavaria
(b) North Dakota
(c) Seattle
(d) San Piedro

10. Ole and Leisel Jurgensen had two visitors on the same day--September 7. They were
(a) Carl Heine, Sr. and Kabuo Miyamoto
(b) Etta Heine and Carl Heine, Sr.
(c) Susan Marie Heine and Etta Heine
(d) Kabuo Miyamoto and Carl Heine, Jr.

11. As children, Hatsue and Ishmael hunt together for
(a) Horses
(b) Mallard ducks
(c) Geoducks
(d) Oysters

12. In daydreams in his jail cell, Kabuo wanders around
(a) Italy
(b) Piedo Island and the sea
(c) Manzanar
(d) Seattle

13. Hatsue's mother is upset and decides to
(a) Write to Kabuo about Hatsue
(b) Write to Hatsue's father
(c) Confiscate Sumiko's mail
(d) Write to Ishmael's parents

14. Kabuo Miyamoto's demeanor at his trial reveals
(a) Nothing
(b) Anxiety
(c) Anger
(d) Fear

15. After the Pearl Harbor attack, the Japanese on San Piedro Island
(a) Stopped working in the fields
(b) Locked themselves in their homes
(c) Pledged their loyaty to the U.S.
(d) Began to chant and meditate

Short Answer Questions

1. Fujiko is furious that Hatsue was seeing a white boy, but also because

2. Susan Marie Heine says that she knew

3. When his arm was amputated, Ishmael's anger seems to be directed toward

4. Hatsue tells Ishmael they have both gotten good at

5. The islanders know that the outcome of this storm

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