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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. Where does Maxine's aunt deliver her baby?
(a) In her home.
(b) In the pigsty.
(c) In her sister-in-law's home.
(d) In the garden.
2. How many children were in Maxine's aunt's family?
3. What happens to Maxine's aunt the night her baby is due?
(a) She becomes very ill.
(b) The villagers raid her home.
(c) The villagers deliver her child.
(d) She has a dream vision.
4. How often does Maxine's mother tell stories?
(d) Once a year.
5. When the girl returns from her journey, what is it time for her to begin?
(a) Her cooking lessons.
(b) Her dragon lessons.
(c) Learning about the white tigers.
(d) Learning about her visions.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Maxine attend college in the sixties?
2. In No Name Woman, who is telling the story?
3. At what age is the girl taken to the mountains of the white tigers?
4. When the girl sees visions of people spinning in the fire, what do these people turn into?
5. What does Maxine's aunt do after delivering her baby?
Short Essay Questions
1. According to the narrator, does the narrator's aunt ever say who impregnated her?
2. How do Moon Orchid and Brave Orchid act when they are reunited for the first time in years?
3. Why do you think the narrator feels that her American success is sometimes useless? Give an example to support your position.
4. Why did the narrator's mother did not mind girls cheating off of her in school?
5. How the narrator feels about the quiet girl at school?
6. How does the title of the section, "Shaman," relate to the stories told in the section?
7. What are some of the "battles" the narrator feels she must face as a woman warrior in modern society? Name at least two.
8. When does the narrator throw temper tantrums?
9. What do Brave Orchid's daughters learn from watching what happens between Moon Orchid and her husband?
10. How does Moon Orchid's husband react when he sees her?
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