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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How many more telegrams do Anna and her mother receive that leave them to believe Joseph is not coming back?
2. What kind of watch does Anna's Gran give to her when she graduates?
(d) She doesn't.
3. What does Anna learn about Joseph's work when he is not with the family?
(c) He is retired.
(d) Night janitor.
4. At what time does Anna's father show up at her door on her birthday, bringing roses and perfume?
(a) 11:00 am.
(b) 10:00 am.
(c) 9:00 am.
(d) 1:00 pm.
5. Joseph tells Genevieve that he doesn't want a _________, which Anna hears from her bedroom.
(a) Trip to America.
(c) Boring life.
Short Answer Questions
1. Anna begins to work at the ________ library after she graduates from college and is married.
2. What kind of soldiers prevent Joseph from entering a particular area when walking on the Bund at night?
3. Anna currently attends the University of __________ at Los Angeles at the time of the article.
4. How much of Joseph's money has been unfrozen as of New Year's Eve, helping him to take care of his family?
5. Who does Anna end up marrying in 1953 after she graduates college?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Joseph include in a brief letter to Anna in the months after Genevieve's funeral?
2. What does Genevieve wish for her life once she finds out she is sick?
3. What is not in the letter that Genevieve receives from Joseph in May of 1942?
4. What do prisoners have to do as a part of their imprisonment by the Communist government?
5. What does Joseph learn about his finances on New Year's Day 1949?
6. What is the job Joseph is offered by a Shanghai friend, General Shang Chen?
7. Why wasn't Joseph as happy in California as he is when he is living in Shanghai?
8. What does Joseph's journalist friend confirm about the movement Joseph sees one night?
9. What does Anna notice about the behavior of Joseph once he returns to live with them?
10. What does Joseph find when he returns to his office on Yuen Thing Yuen Road?
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