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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. According to the Dragon's story, when the Magistrate saw the painter's painting, he declared the painter's village free from taxes for how long?
(a) A month.
(b) A year.
(c) A decade.
(d) A week.
2. What does Ba say is trapped in Fruitless Mountain?
(a) The Old Man of the Moon's treasure.
(b) Jade Dragon's treasure.
(c) The Old Man of the Moon's soul.
(d) Jade Dragon's soul.
3. What does the dragon's gate have the magical ability to do?
(a) Turn birds into fish.
(b) Turn fish into dragons.
(c) Turn dragons into fish.
(d) Turn clams into Dragons.
4. What does the goldfish tell Minli in Chapter 4?
(a) How to get home.
(b) How to get to Never-Ending Mountain.
(c) The greatest story of all time.
(d) The meaning of life.
5. What is the dragon's gate?
(a) A rainbow.
(b) A cave.
(c) A river.
(d) A waterfall.
Short Answer Questions
1. What did the official and his men encounter on their way back to the magistrate in Ba's story in Chapter 15?
2. Who does Minli invite Dragon to come meet with her?
3. What does Minli see when she grabs the beggar's coat sleeve in Chapter 22?
4. How often does the Inner City open in the City of Bright Moonlight?
5. Who did the old man tell the magistrate his son would marry?
Short Essay Questions
1. How did Magistrate Tiger's son end up marrying the grocer's daughter? What is the moral of this story?
2. Where does Minli go when she leaves the Village of Fruitless Mountain? What leads her way?
3. What had one of the soldiers seen on the piece of paper in the Story of the Paper of Happiness?
4. Where does Minli go with the Buffalo Boy in Chapter 21? Who does Minli run into there? What does he do?
5. What does Minli lament about her family? What does she do to change it in Chapter 2?
6. Who does Minli first meet in the City of Bright Moonlight? What news does he relate to her?
7. Why does the dragon tell Minli he was trapped in Chapter 11? Who trapped him?
8. What news did the Old Man of the Moon give to Magistrate Tiger in the Story of the Old Man of the Moon? How did Magistrate Tiger react?
9. What is the moral of the Story of the Paper of Happiness? What does the story make Ma and Ba decide?
10. How did Magistrate Tiger meet the Old Man of the Moon in the Story of the Old Man of the Moon?
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