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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why doesn't Ran Su tell his wife anything?
(a) She thinks he is always lying.
(b) She gossips a lot.
(c) He doesn't like her.
(d) She is a little crazy and unreliable.
2. Why does Lin caution Manna about revealing anymore to Haiyan?
(a) She is forgetful.
(b) She is idiotic.
(c) She is unreliable.
(d) She is a secret agent.
3. What is the prognosis for Shuyu's back condition?
(a) Physical therapy.
(b) Strong painkillers.
(d) Herbal tea.
4. When does Manna realize Lin might be bored with her?
(a) He does not care that they sleep in separate beds.
(b) She overhears a rumor.
(c) He does not speak to her anymore.
(d) He flirts with other women.
5. Why does Lin go to visit Hua and Shuyu at the match plant?
(a) To say goodbye.
(b) To bring them food.
(c) To introduce Shuyu to the twins.
(d) To get free matches.
6. The voice in Lin's head makes him realize his love for Manna is only _____.
(b) A fantasy.
(c) A symbol.
(d) A crush.
7. What surprises Lin about Manna's pregnancy?
(a) She must have conceived before their marriage.
(b) They always used protection.
(c) She is 44.
(d) He thought she was injured by Geng Yang.
8. How do the nurses at the hospital treat Manna and Lin after they have been together for a long time?
(a) As king and queen.
(b) As husband and wife.
(c) As brother and sister.
(d) As lepers.
9. What is the subject of the class that Lin teaches orderly nurses?
10. What has Lin done to help Manna through her illness?
(a) Earning more money.
(b) Buying her presents.
(c) Spending more time with her.
11. What book does Lin give to Ran Su?
(a) "Around The World In Eighty Days."
(b) "Love In The Time Of Cholera."
(c) "Anna Karenina."
(d) "Romeo and Juliet."
12. As Manna's pregnancy progresses, she becomes more and more ______.
13. How much is Manna working when she returns to work?
(c) Only on weekends.
14. What does Lin compare the box at the bottom of Manna's closet to?
(a) Jewelry box.
(b) Cinerary casket.
(d) Religious artifact.
15. What does Haiyan think Lin's reaction to Manna's rape will be?
(a) He will be understanding.
(b) He will try to kill Geng Yang.
(c) He will try to kill Manna.
(d) He will pretend it never happened.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Manna tell Lin her blood pressure is?
2. Why is Manna upset that Lin is teaching the orderlies?
3. What holiday do Manna and Lin prepare for at the end of "Waiting?"
4. When Manna tells Lin the truth about her rape, he is very angry at first and then becomes what?
5. Why does Manna have to leave the wedding?
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