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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the subject of the class that Lin teaches orderly nurses?
2. How do the nurses at the hospital treat Manna and Lin after they have been together for a long time?
(a) As lepers.
(b) As husband and wife.
(c) As king and queen.
(d) As brother and sister.
3. How much is Manna working when she returns to work?
(d) Only on weekends.
4. Manna's heart murmur often turns to a _______ rhythm.
5. What do Manna's symptoms of her bad heart resemble?
6. How does Geng Yang look on television?
7. What is Bensheng most jealous of at the end of "Waiting?"
(a) Manna's beauty.
(b) Shuyu's happiness.
(c) Lin has three children.
(d) Hua is earning money.
8. The voice in Lin's head makes him realize his love for Manna is only _____.
(a) A symbol.
(c) A fantasy.
(d) A crush.
9. Bensheng wishes Hua would find a different boyfriend because soldiers are not ______ anymore.
10. Why is Manna upset that Lin is teaching the orderlies?
(a) Because he is a bad teacher.
(b) Because he is lying to her.
(c) Because they are young girls.
(d) Because she wants to teach the class.
11. What does Manna decide to do if she is pregnant?
(a) Run away to another city.
(b) Kill herself.
(c) Have the baby and pretend Lin is the father.
(d) Get an abortion.
12. Why is Hua sad to be leaving Goose Village?
(a) She has to quit her job.
(b) The weather is nicer.
(c) She has friends there.
(d) He boyfriend lives there.
13. What does Manna tell Lin her blood pressure is?
14. What also happens as the twins' dysentery is cured?
(a) They start to talk.
(b) They eat more.
(c) They fight and cry more.
(d) They sleep better.
15. How much alimony does the judge tell Lin to pay Shuyu?
(a) 90 yen a month.
(b) 30 yen a month.
(d) 2,000 yen a year.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Hua find a job in Muji City?
2. How does Lin feel about his inevitable divorce as the court date arrives?
3. What is the rule about foot-binding that Shuyu explains to one of the nurses?
4. What phrase does Lin paint on the banner when a general visits the hospital?
5. What do Manna's legs feel like as she walks away from spying on Lin's class?
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