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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. For what are the boys preparing?
(a) Okada's birthday.
(b) The New Year.
(c) Yoshida's birthday.
(d) The Emperor's birthday.
2. About what has Yoshida just sent word?
(a) He needs a whole set of children puppets.
(b) He does not need the new puppet Hanji is making.
(c) He needs several new puppets.
(d) He needs a special Empress puppet.
3. How does Okada react to Jiro's request?
(a) He says he cannot release him.
(b) He laughs and gives him a copy.
(c) He refuses to give Jiro a copy.
(d) He says he will send someone to find out about Hinji.
4. Who tells Jiro he is selfish?
(a) His sister.
(b) His grandmother.
(d) His mother.
5. What does Jiro think Yoshida does beautifully at the performance?
(a) The suicide scene.
(b) The interview with the Emperor.
(c) The sword fight.
(d) Moves the female puppet's fingers.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the person who calls him selfish say will be the result of Jiro joining the theater?
2. What does Jiro decide to do on the New Year instead of celebrating with the others?
3. What does Yoshida tell Kinshi to do?
4. To whom does Kinshi introduce Jiro?
5. In what disguise do Saburo and his crew pull off the robbery?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Jiro discover when he goes to steal the script for the next play?
2. Where do Jiro and his father go and spend their money, and who do they talk to there?
3. Who posts the roles for the new play and what is Jiro's role?
4. What does Jiro decide to do and why does he make this decision?
5. How do some of the attendees feel about the resemblance of Joman to Saburo?
6. How do Jiro and the other boys feel about Jiro's assignment?
7. Who does Jiro find at the house when he gets home and what does Jiro learn from him?
8. What play does Okada finish and what do the apprentices worry about concerning the new play?
9. How does Okada respond to Jiro's question?
10. What does Jiro admire about one of Yoshida's apprentices?
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