# Practice ID Part 1

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Practice Part 1

• 1.

### How long hadn't she seen her father?

• A.

Days

• B.

Weeks

• C.

Months

• D.

Years

C. Months
Explanation
The question is asking about the duration of time since she last saw her father. The correct answer is "months" because it implies that it has been a considerable amount of time since she saw her father, but not as long as years. It suggests that they have been apart for a significant period, but not an extremely long one.

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• 2.

### How long will they be in Cisco?

• A.

3 days

• B.

3 weeks

• C.

3 months

• D.

3 years

C. 3 months
Explanation
The correct answer is 3 months. This suggests that "they" will be in Cisco for a duration of three months.

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• 3.

### What job did her father have?

• A.

A judge

• B.

An engineer

• C.

A banker

• D.

A lawyer

B. An engineer
Explanation
The correct answer is "an engineer" because the question asks about her father's job, and "an engineer" is a possible job that her father could have.

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• 4.

• A.

1847

• B.

1867

• C.

1927

• D.

1987

B. 1867
• 5.

### Who is the main character?

• A.

Winnie

• B.

Chin Jin Mun

• C.

Lew Wai Hing

• D.

Tom Sawyer

A. Winnie
Explanation
The main character in this question is Winnie. This is because Winnie is the only name listed without any additional information or context. The other names, Chin Jin Mun, Lew Wai Hing, and Tom Sawyer, are not specified as the main character, so the correct answer is Winnie.

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• 6.

### Why did her grandparents come to California?

• A.

The Gold Rush

• B.

To run away

• C.

To get married

• D.

To start a new life

A. The Gold Rush
Explanation
Her grandparents came to California because of the Gold Rush. The Gold Rush in California during the mid-19th century attracted thousands of people in search of gold and fortune. Many individuals and families traveled from different parts of the country and even from other countries to try their luck in finding gold. It was a significant event that led to a massive influx of people to California, including her grandparents, who likely saw it as an opportunity to improve their lives and potentially strike it rich.

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• 7.

### Why were the Chinese called Celestials?

• A.

They looked like moons

• B.

They said China was the Celestial Kingdom

• C.

They were unusual like the moon.

• D.

They wore fancy clothes.

B. They said China was the Celestial Kingdom
Explanation
The Chinese were called Celestials because they referred to China as the Celestial Kingdom. This term was used to emphasize the belief that China was a divine and heavenly land. It reflected their perception of China as a superior and sacred nation.

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• 8.

### How old was Winnie?

• A.

10

• B.

12

• C.

14

• D.

16

A. 10
Explanation
The given answer is 10 because it is the only option that matches the question asking for Winnie's age.

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• 9.

### What was Lee like?

• A.

He wore a blue cotton shirt.

• B.

• C.

His hair was coiled around his neck

• D.

All of the Above

D. All of the Above
Explanation
The given answer is "All of the Above" because the statements mentioned in the question describe Lee's appearance. It is stated that he wore a blue cotton shirt, had a long ponytail, and his hair was coiled around his neck. Therefore, all of these statements are true, making "All of the Above" the correct answer.

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• 10.

• A.

Nicely

• B.

Meanly

• C.

Rudely

C. Rudely
• 11.

### How far away is Cisco from Sacramento?

• A.

50 miles

• B.

90 miles

• C.

140 miles

• D.

200 miles

B. 90 miles
Explanation
Cisco is 90 miles away from Sacramento. This indicates the distance between the two locations.

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• 12.

### How is her house different than at home?

• A.

It is bigger

• B.

It is smaller

• C.

It doesn't have ha garden

• D.

It doesn't have a pool.

C. It doesn't have ha garden
Explanation
The correct answer is "It doesn't have a garden." This suggests that the person's house is different from their home because their house does not have a garden, implying that their home might have one.

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• 13.

### Who is in charge of the construction?

• A.

Mr. Tucker

• B.

Mr. Perloff

• C.

Mr. Strobridge

• D.

Mr. Allen

C. Mr. Strobridge
Explanation
Mr. Strobridge is in charge of the construction because he is the only person mentioned in the options who could potentially have that role. The other individuals, Mr. Tucker, Mr. Perloff, and Mr. Allen, are not specified to have any involvement in construction, so it can be inferred that Mr. Strobridge is the correct answer.

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• 14.

### What was their attitude towards the Celestials?

• A.

Rude

• B.

Insulting

• C.

Mean

• D.

ALL OF THE ABOVE

D. ALL OF THE ABOVE
Explanation
The given correct answer is "ALL OF THE ABOVE". This suggests that their attitude towards the Celestials was rude, insulting, and mean.

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• 15.

### What job did Lee have?

• A.

Fetching water

• B.

Cooking

• C.

Driving horses

• D.

Translating

A. Fetching water
Explanation
Lee's job was to fetch water.

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• 16.

### What did Winnie not understand?

• A.

How trains worked

• B.

Why everyone hated the Chinese

• C.

Why she had to be in Cisco

• D.

Why she couldn't go to school

B. Why everyone hated the Chinese
Explanation
Winnie did not understand why everyone hated the Chinese. This suggests that she was confused or unaware of the reasons behind the negative sentiments towards the Chinese.

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• 17.

### How often do the Chinese take baths?

• A.

Every day

• B.

Once a week

• C.

Once a month

• D.

Never

A. Every day
Explanation
The Chinese take baths every day. This cultural practice is deeply rooted in Chinese hygiene traditions and is considered an important part of daily personal care. Regular bathing is believed to promote cleanliness, relaxation, and overall well-being. Additionally, it is seen as a way to cleanse the body of impurities and maintain good health. Therefore, it is common for Chinese individuals to incorporate daily bathing into their routines.

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• 18.

### Which was NOT a way dinner was different than at home?

• A.

Papa used a napkin

• B.

• C.

There were lots of people

• D.

The food was better

D. The food was better
Explanation
The given answer states that the food was better as a way dinner was different than at home. This implies that at home, the food is not as good as it was during dinner. The other options mentioned in the question do not relate to the quality of the food.

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• 19.

### Why don't they cut their ponytails off?

• A.

They think they are pretty.

• B.

They are a religious symbol

• C.

The emperor will not allow it.

• D.

They hid pimples.