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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Lin fantasize about as Manna grows more ill?
(b) Running away.
(d) What could have been.
2. What phrase does Lin paint on the banner when a general visits the hospital?
(a) "Warmly Welcomed."
(b) "Come Again Soon."
(d) "Peace Be With You!"
3. How does Lin feel about his inevitable divorce as the court date arrives?
(a) That fate is starting him on a new life.
(b) That he wishes it had happened years earlier.
(c) He is ambivalent.
(d) He wants to stay with Shuyu.
4. What does Manna decide to do if she is pregnant?
(a) Run away to another city.
(b) Get an abortion.
(c) Have the baby and pretend Lin is the father.
(d) Kill herself.
5. What is Lin most interested in from Manna's locked box?
(a) Her books.
(b) Her jewelry.
(c) Her letters from Mai Dong.
(d) Her photos.
6. What does Director Chen think is an inappropriate wedding activity?
(d) Eating the bobbing apple.
7. What is Shuyu's only request of Lin at the divorce hearing?
(a) Lin finds Hua a husband.
(b) Lin pay her 2,000 yen a year.
(c) She can keep the family cat.
(d) Hua be placed with a job.
8. What do Manna's symptoms of her bad heart resemble?
9. Why does Manna throw a temper tantrum while Lin is cooking dinner?
(a) He burned the rice.
(b) He is talking too much.
(c) She does not like the taste.
(d) He made too much.
10. Why is Lin nervous about the health of his baby when Manna goes into labor?
(a) The obstetrician is a novice.
(b) The hospital is unsanitary.
(c) They are premature.
(d) Manna has a weak heart.
11. Why does Manna tell Ran Su she wants Lin to stay home more?
(a) She is dying.
(b) Lin is in poor health.
(c) She is pregnant.
(d) Lin is a good cook.
12. What makes Lin realize he is getting old?
(a) His eyes are failing.
(b) He celebrates his 60th birthday.
(c) He is not very virile.
(d) He is having strange dreams.
13. When does Manna realize Lin might be bored with her?
(a) He does not speak to her anymore.
(b) She overhears a rumor.
(c) He flirts with other women.
(d) He does not care that they sleep in separate beds.
14. Bensheng wishes Hua would find a different boyfriend because soldiers are not ______ anymore.
15. Whose advice is it that ends up saving the twins?
(a) Ran Su.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Manna avoiding Shuyu and Lin during Shuyu's visit to the hospital make her look?
2. Why does Lin go into the city so frequently after Manna gets pregnant?
3. Why does Lin go to visit Hua and Shuyu at the match plant?
4. What comment does one of the nurses make about Manna and Lin's poor singing at the wedding?
5. Why is Geng Yang on TV?
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