Happy Birthday Mr. Kang

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Happy Birthday Mr. Kang

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    I used my grandmother's recipe.
    • A. 

      Wooden chair

    • B. 

      Knitting needles

    • C. 

      Cooking directions

    • D. 

      Feather pillow

  • 2. 
    Chin came from a foreign country. 
    • A. 

      Large

    • B. 

      Cold

    • C. 

      Different

    • D. 

      Friendly

  • 3. 
    The boy was acting foolish.
    • A. 

      Famous

    • B. 

      Greedy

    • C. 

      Eager

    • D. 

      Silly

  • 4. 
    Randy's bird perches on the windowsill.
    • A. 

      Sits

    • B. 

      Drinks

    • C. 

      Climbs

    • D. 

      Scratches

  • 5. 
    Dad wore a narrow tie.
    • A. 

      Silk

    • B. 

      Colorful

    • C. 

      Woven

    • D. 

      Slim

  • 6. 
    The weather turned chilly.
    • A. 

      Cool

    • B. 

      Rainy

    • C. 

      Hot

    • D. 

      Windy

  • 7. 
    The actor bows at the end of the play.
    • A. 

      Stands up

    • B. 

      Turns away

    • C. 

      Bends at the waist

    • D. 

      Waves both hands

  • 8. 
    Mr. Kang came to America when he was
    • A. 

      A baby

    • B. 

      A young man

    • C. 

      A young boy

    • D. 

      An old man

  • 9. 
    For his birthday, Mr. Kang wished for
    • A. 

      A trip to China, some ivy and tea

    • B. 

      A paintbrush, bamboo leaves and a new friend

    • C. 

      Almond cookies, a new restaurant and a new birdcage

    • D. 

      Time to paint poems, read the New York Times, and a hua mei

  • 10. 
    Why did Mr. Kang think of the hua mei as a "good friend"
    • A. 

      It sang songs that reminded him of his homeland

    • B. 

      It listened to him talk about his problems

    • C. 

      It painted pictures to go with his poems

    • D. 

      It taught him why it was so important to be free

  • 11. 
    From information in the story, you can tell that Mrs. Kang probably wanted to
    • A. 

      Cook noodles at the restaurant

    • B. 

      Take Sam on a trip to China

    • C. 

      Spend more time with her friends

    • D. 

      Do what was best for Mr. Kang

  • 12. 
    Sam wanted his grandfather's bird to be free because he thought it would
    • A. 

      Stay in the park

    • B. 

      Be too hard to care for

    • C. 

      Go back to its home

    • D. 

      Be fun to watch it fly

  • 13. 
    Mr. Kang said he spent most of his life in a cage like his bird. What did Mr. Kang think of as his cage?
    • A. 

      Sara Delano Roosevelt Park

    • B. 

      The Golden Dragon Restaurant

    • C. 

      His home in China

    • D. 

      His home in New York

  • 14. 
    Using information in the story, which conclustion can you draw?
    • A. 

      Only Chinese birds sing sad songs

    • B. 

      Only men like to keep birds as pets

    • C. 

      Birds are popular pets in China

    • D. 

      Birds are always easy to care for

  • 15. 
    Which of these events was most imporant to the story?
    • A. 

      Mr. Kang and Sam saw the hua mei waiting for them at the apartment.

    • B. 

      Mr. Kang picked up the bamboo cage with the sleeping hua mei inside.

    • C. 

      Mr. Kang cooked his own special recipe to feed to the hua mei.

    • D. 

      Mr. Kang and Sam took the hua mei upstairs to paint poems.

  • 16. 
    Sam began to cry after
    • A. 

      Mr. Kang went home

    • B. 

      The hua mei flew away

    • C. 

      Mr. Kang gave him a poem

    • D. 

      The hua mei landed on his head

  • 17. 
    At the end of the story, when Mrs. Kang returned to the kitchen, she smiled because
    • A. 

      The bird was eating her almond cakes

    • B. 

      Sam was making a picture for her

    • C. 

      Mr. Kang was painting more poems

    • D. 

      She saw that the hua mei had returned

  • 18. 
    Mr. Kangs poems are an important part of the story.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Why didn't Mr. Kang's friends want him to release the hua mei?
    • A. 

      They thought he would be miss the bird

    • B. 

      They wanted the bird

    • C. 

      The bird was sick and couldn't fly

    • D. 

      The bird didn't know its way home