All American Slurp Quiz

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All American Slurp Quiz

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  • 1. 
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  • 2. 
    The narrator learns an important lesson about life in the story. Write a paragraph about the lesson she learns.  Use at least three example from the story.
  • 3. 
    In "All American Slurp", the narrator struggles to get used to do things.  Is this a good or bad thing?  Use details from teh story to support your point of view.
  • 4. 
    Why does the narrator of “The All-American Slurp” think her brother is adjust- ing better to American life than she is?
    • A. 

      He is making friends easily.

    • B. 

      He is better at riding a bicycle

    • C. 

      He gets better grades in school.

    • D. 

      He knows how to eat American food.

  • 5. 
    Why does the narrator of “The All-American Slurp” think her brother is adjust- ing better to American life than she is?
    • A. 

      He is making friends easily.

    • B. 

      He is better at riding a bicycle

    • C. 

      He gets better grades in school.

    • D. 

      He knows how to eat American food.

  • 6. 
    In “The All-American Slurp,” why does the narrator explain how each person in the Lin family approaches English?
    • A. 

      To show how Chinese people learn English

    • B. 

      To prove that children learn new languages more easily than adults

    • C. 

      To show the personality of each family member

    • D. 

      To point out that English is a difficult language to learn

  • 7. 
    How does comparing the problems the Lins and the Gleasons experienced at each others’ homes help reveal the theme of “The All-American Slurp”?
    • A. 

      The comparison points out the vast differences between two cultures.

    • B. 

      The comparison shows that the two cultures do not understand each other.

    • C. 

      The comparison shows that the families will never get along.

    • D. 

      The comparison shows that the families have certain similarities.

  • 8. 
    In “The All-American Slurp,” which of the Lins is the first to fit in with American culture? 
    • A. 

      The narrator

    • B. 

      The narrator's mother

    • C. 

      The narrator's father

    • D. 

      The narrator's brother

  • 9. 
    What can you conclude about the Lin family based on details in “The All- American Slurp”?
    • A. 

      They all want to go back to China.

    • B. 

      They all want to fit in to American society.

    • C. 

      They do not like Americans very much.

    • D. 

      They will never be comfortable in America.

  • 10. 
    Which of the following details from “The All-American Slurp” best expresses the theme of fitting in?
    • A. 

      The mother buys blue jeans for the narrator.

    • B. 

      The Lins immigrated to America.

    • C. 

      Chinese dumplings are called pot-stickers.

    • D. 

      The correct way to eat soup is to slurp it.

  • 11. 
    Which pair of words best describes the relationship between the narrator and her friend Meg in “The All-American Slurp”?
    • A. 

      Tense and angry

    • B. 

      easy and relaxed

    • C. 

      Cautious and half-hearted

    • D. 

      stiff and restrained

  • 12. 
    In “The All-American Slurp,” what does the narrator discover when she drinks a milkshake with Meg?
    • A. 

      Chinese people do not like milkshakes.

    • B. 

      Americans do not know how to drink milkshakes.

    • C. 

      Americans slurp when drinking milkshakes.

    • D. 

      American milkshakes are different from Chinese milkshakes

  • 13. 
    In “The All-American Slurp,” how does the narrator feel the first time her family eats raw celery?
    • A. 

      Amused

    • B. 

      Embarrassed

    • C. 

      Sad

    • D. 

      Angry

  • 14. 
    Which of the following is a detail in “The All-American Slurp” that helps you conclude that Chinese people eat celery differently from Americans?
    • A. 

      The Lins give the Gleasons instructions on how to eat celery.

    • B. 

      The Gleasons laugh when the Lins eat celery.

    • C. 

      Everyone stares as the Lins eat celery.

    • D. 

      The Lins are the only ones who cut their celery into little pieces.

  • 15. 
    How does Meg make the narrator feel better after the dinner party in “The All- American Slurp”? 
    • A. 

      Meg teases the narrator about the party until they both start to laug

    • B. 

      Meg mentions that her mother doesn’t plan for parties and just hopes for the best.

    • C. 

      Meg doesn’t mention the party.

    • D. 

      Meg tells the narrator that her mother and the other guests liked the Lins.

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