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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What made May Ying say that Hing should die?
(a) She failed a class.
(b) She was late for curfew.
(c) She befriended a white girl.
(d) She told a lie.
2. What did May Ying do to pay for Yuen's house?
(a) Borrowed money.
(c) Invested money.
(d) Worked as a waitress.
3. Where did Ping work during the war?
(a) The tea houses.
(b) The airport.
(c) The fields.
(d) The docks.
4. What did Guen teach Hing to wash?
(a) Her socks.
(b) Her dress.
(c) Her shoes.
(d) Her hair.
5. What did John say was the key to helping Hing through her sadness?
(c) Frequent visits.
6. What changed in Huangbo's letters after the war?
(a) They were short.
(b) They asked for more money all the time.
(c) They were depressed.
(d) They were full of Communist rhetoric.
7. What did Hing want to be when she grew up?
(a) A teacher.
(b) A painter.
(c) A mother.
(d) A doctor.
8. Who did Hing say raised her?
(a) Her mother.
(b) Her father.
9. What was a constant problem while May Ying lived with Guen?
(a) Drafty windows.
(b) All of these.
(c) Cock roaches.
(d) Splintered floors.
10. What did Ping ride as she left her home after her marriage?
(a) A donkey.
(b) A bike.
(c) A wagon.
(d) A horse.
11. What happened in China when the war broke out?
(a) There were shortages.
(b) Travel was stopped.
(c) Men left their homes.
(d) The government shut down.
12. Who told Hing about May Ying's death?
(c) Gok Lek.
13. How many sisters did Hing have?
14. What did Denise want to tell Ping about May Ying?
(a) The way she died.
(b) Some good things.
(c) Her true nature.
(d) Her life story.
15. What was the name of Hing's 5th child?
Short Answer Questions
1. Why did Denise say she wasn't really Chinese?
2. Who did Hing live with when her mother went to Winnipeg?
3. How did Hing learn that her mother was arrested?
4. What caused Hing to call her mother in Winnipeg?
5. Where did Huangbo go for food during the war?
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