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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the Suzako Emporer intent on doing that lends him the reason to send the Third Princess away?
(a) Secluding himself in Suma.
(b) Taking holy orders.
(d) Writing a great masterpiece.
2. Who does Genji trust to be with him in his preparation for his daughter's initiation?
(a) To no Chujo.
(b) A few women.
3. How many years have passed at the time when Genji's death is discovered by the reader?
(a) 2 years.
(b) 1 month.
(c) 7 days.
(d) 24 years.
4. What was Ukifune leaning against when first found near the Uji river?
(a) An oak tree.
(b) A tall fern.
(c) A tree root.
(d) A large rock.
5. Who does Niou send to Uji to ask about Ukifune's whereabouts?
(b) General Higekuro.
6. What type of skill does Ukifune possess?
(c) Playing the koto.
7. How does Kaoru find that Ukifune is alive?
(a) From Chujounokimi.
(b) From Nakanokimi.
(c) From the Yokawa bishop.
(d) From Niou.
8. What type of competitions are held at Genji's banquet?
(a) Chess and poise.
(b) Artistic and Musical.
(c) Competitions of the mind.
(d) Archery and Equestrian.
9. What is Ukifune thinking about as she sits alone at the end of the novel?
(a) She believes that she made a mistake.
(b) How she does not want to be a nun any longer.
(c) Her time with Niou.
(d) She believes that she should seek out Kaoru.
10. Which man has reservations about attending Genji's banquet?
(a) General Higekuro.
(d) To no Chujo.
11. Where is the Suzaku Emporer's temple located?
(a) Along the coast.
(b) The East Mountain.
(c) The West Mountain.
(d) In the Byodin valley.
12. What does Genji begin to realize in Chapter 37?
(a) He loves Kaoru.
(b) That he is getting old.
(c) He has been very depressed.
(d) That he feels younger than ever.
13. What does Yugiri eventually convince the Second Princess to do?
(a) Marry him.
(b) Run away with him to the Suma coast.
(c) To join a convent.
(d) Leave her husband.
14. Whom does Niou receive an angry message from in Chapter 51?
15. Where does Nakanokimi hide Ukifune in Chapter 50?
(a) Niou's house.
(b) With Chujounokimi.
(c) A palace in Sanjo.
(d) A cottage in Sanjo.
Short Answer Questions
1. At what point does Genji realize that he wants to be with the Third Princess very badly?
2. Which of the following is able to have almost any woman he wants?
3. Who is named corwn prince after the Reizei Emporer's abdication?
4. How old is Genji when he marries the Third Princess?
5. What does Lady Ichijo give to Yugiri?
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