Strangers from a Different Shore: A History of Asian Americans Test | Final Test - Easy

Ronald Takaki
This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 88 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy the Strangers from a Different Shore: A History of Asian Americans Lesson Plans
Name: _________________________ Period: ___________________

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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Where did Chinese children study at night?
(a) Chinese schools.
(b) Libraries.
(c) The local laundromat.
(d) Their homes.

2. What illegal papers caused someone to be called a "paper son."
(a) Death certificate.
(b) Immunizations.
(c) Birth certificate.
(d) Citizenship papers.

3. What did Lung On and Ing Hay do when they arrived in America?
(a) Opened businesses.
(b) Started farming.
(c) Went to college.
(d) Became doctors.

4. Where did most Asian immigrants settle?
(a) New York and Michigan.
(b) California, Hawaii and New York.
(c) Hawaii.
(d) Hawaii, Michigan and Chicago.

5. In 1910, who did the United States courts rule were white?
(a) Japanese.
(b) Blacks.
(c) Asian-Indians.
(d) Koreans.

6. When did the Vietnamese population grow in America?
(a) After the collapse of South Viet Nam.
(b) After the Cold War.
(c) Prior to WWI.
(d) After the collapse of North Viet Nam.

7. What were the wages like in the agricultural industry?
(a) High.
(b) Low.
(c) Average.
(d) The same as their white coworkers.

8. What percentage of Korean immigrants have college degrees?
(a) 70%.
(b) 25%
(c) 90%
(d) 2%

9. Why did people move from Korea to the United States?
(a) Less pollution.
(b) Better government.
(c) Better jobs.
(d) Better schools.

10. In 1940, what percent of Chinese immigrants lived on the West coast?
(a) 49%.
(b) 12%.
(c) 57%.
(d) 92%.

11. Unlike their counterparts in Hawaii, what did Filipinos in other states face?
(a) Equality.
(b) Racial discrimination.
(c) Fair wages.
(d) Unions.

12. Why did Takaki write this book?
(a) He loves history.
(b) He feels sorry for immigrants.
(c) He has family in Hawaii.
(d) He is a teacher.

13. Why did Pakistanis migrate to America?
(a) Better education.
(b) Better government.
(c) Less war.
(d) Less pollution.

14. Where is Little Taipei located?
(a) Japan.
(b) California.
(c) Maryland.
(d) China.

15. Which group is the largest of Asian immigrants?
(a) Filipino.
(b) Japanese.
(c) Chinese.
(d) Korean.

Short Answer Questions

1. Why were Asian-Indian workers subjected to racial slurs?

2. When did a large number of Koreans immigrate to American?

3. What Chinese immigrants were allowed to bring their wives?

4. What did Koreans have to compete with other Asians for?

5. Why did many Filipino immigrants not practice their profession once they arrived in the United States?

(see the answer keys)

This section contains 345 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy the Strangers from a Different Shore: A History of Asian Americans Lesson Plans
Copyrights
BookRags
Strangers from a Different Shore: A History of Asian Americans from BookRags. (c)2022 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.