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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is Shahanna doing when the raid occurs in "Raid"?
(a) Painting her nails.
(b) Eating dinner.
(c) Having her hair braided.
(d) She is with a customer.
2. What words does Harish teach to Lakshmi in "Sorry"?
(a) "Tomorrow" and "sorry."
(b) "Marbles" and "sorry."
(c) "Yes" and "sorry."
(d) "No" and "sorry."
3. What does Mumtaz offer to do to help Pushpa in "Beyond Words"?
(a) She offers to buy her infant daughter.
(b) She offers to sell Pushpa to a different brothel.
(c) She offers to buy her son from her.
(d) She offers to give Pushpa a loan.
4. What do the older boys call the David Beckham boy's mother when they taunt him in "No Ordinary Boy, After All"?
(a) A cretin.
(b) A monster.
(c) A corpse.
(d) A whore.
5. When Shahanna is teaching Lakshmi tricks with her shawl in "Everything I Need to Know Now," what does she say to do in order to bring the shy men to her bed?
(a) Wrap the shawl around her feet.
(b) Throw the shawl at the customer.
(c) Wrap the shawl tightly around her shoulders.
(d) Flick the ends of her shawl in a come-hither gesture.
6. Who brings Lakshmi tea in "A Cup of Tea"?
7. How much money does Shahanna say Mumtaz charges the girls for their daily rice and dal?
(a) 100 rupees.
(b) 20 rupees.
(c) 80 rupees.
(d) 10 rupees.
8. How much money does Harish say they pay children per week to break stones at the roadside in "A Word Too Small"?
(a) 50 rupees.
(b) 100 rupees.
(c) 10 rupees.
(d) 200 rupees.
9. What is the name of Pushpa's baby girl?
10. To whom does Monica give the shoes that she once threw at her when she leaves Happiness House?
11. What symbol is on the card that the American gives to Lakshmi in "A Strange Customer"?
(a) A peace sign.
(b) A circle.
(c) A star.
(d) A bird in flight.
12. Who is the girl at Happiness House that gets the most customers?
13. How many girls does Lakshmi share a room with in "In My New Room"?
14. Why has Monica been thrown out of Happiness House in "No Remedy"?
(a) She has been caught smoking.
(b) She has stolen money.
(c) She has contracted HIV.
(d) She is pregnant.
15. What television show is the favorite of the girls at Happiness House?
(b) Who Wants to be a Millionaire.
(c) One Life to Live.
(d) The Bold and the Beautiful.
Short Answer Questions
1. What color is Nepali dirt described as in "A Handful of Fog"?
2. What does Mumtaz say she will do to Lakshmi if she tries to run away in "Changes"?
3. What are the two languages spoken at Happiness House, according to Harish?
4. How much money does Mumtaz say Lakshmi must work off before she can go home in "Changes"?
5. What does Monica say her family told her daughter about her in "The Living Dead"?
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