|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why does Lin go to visit Hua and Shuyu at the match plant?
(a) To say goodbye.
(b) To get free matches.
(c) To bring them food.
(d) To introduce Shuyu to the twins.
2. What does Lin compare the box at the bottom of Manna's closet to?
(a) Jewelry box.
(c) Religious artifact.
(d) Cinerary casket.
3. After the secret of her rape gets out, how does Mrs. Su greet Manna every time she sees her?
(a) She laughs at her.
(b) She runs away.
(c) She hugs her.
(d) She curses her.
4. Why won't Mrs. Su attend the wedding?
(a) Because she disagrees with divorce.
(b) Because she hates weddings.
(c) Because she is too sick.
(d) Because Ran Su told her not to.
5. What Makes Manna think Ran Su knows about her rape?
(a) His forced smile.
(b) He keeps asking her how she is doing.
(c) He is avoiding her.
(d) He whispers whenever she walks into the room.
6. What is Bensheng NOT upset about when he comes to Lin's house drunk in the middle of the night?
(a) Lin taking Shuyu to the city.
(b) Lin leaving him with nothing.
(c) Lin taking Hua with him.
(d) Lin divorcing Shuyu.
7. What is Bensheng most jealous of at the end of "Waiting?"
(a) Hua is earning money.
(b) Shuyu's happiness.
(c) Lin has three children.
(d) Manna's beauty.
8. What does Lin tell Shuyu to do when he is drunk in her apartment?
(a) To put a log on the fire.
(b) To leave him alone,
(c) To go back to Goose Village.
(d) To wait for him.
9. Manna's heart murmur often turns to a _______ rhythm.
10. How many children are families usually permitted to have?
11. The voice in Lin's head makes him realize his love for Manna is only _____.
(a) A symbol.
(c) A crush.
(d) A fantasy.
12. Why does Manna feel sad in the weeks following her wedding?
(a) She wishes they had married years earlier.
(b) She doesn't see her friends as much.
(c) She regrets not marrying another man.
(d) She wishes her parents could have been there.
13. Where does Hua find a job in Muji City?
(a) The hair salon.
(b) A department store.
(c) The hospital.
(d) The match plant.
14. Why doesn't Ran Su tell his wife anything?
(a) She thinks he is always lying.
(b) He doesn't like her.
(c) She gossips a lot.
(d) She is a little crazy and unreliable.
15. Who is the obstetrician who delivers Manna's twins?
(a) Ran Su.
(d) Mrs. Su.
Short Answer Questions
1. What made the pus drain after Shuyu's feet were bound?
2. How many days of maternity leave is Manna given?
3. Why doesn't Lin know how to medically treat a rape victim?
4. When does Manna realize Lin might be bored with her?
5. Why does Manna blame Lin for her rape?
This section contains 522 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)