Adeline's turning point

Sarah Holmes
Quiz by Sarah Holmes, updated more than 1 year ago
Sarah Holmes
Created by Sarah Holmes over 5 years ago
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Description

A 5 question quiz focusing on the turning point in Adeline's life and the compromise she had to make to escape her family.

Resource summary

Question 1

Question
What branch of medicine does Yen Mah's father tell her she has to study?
Answer
  • Paediatrics
  • Obstetrics
  • Gynaecoloy

Question 2

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Which of the following subjects did Yen Mah actually want to study?
Answer
  • Mathematics
  • English Literature
  • Chinese Literature
  • Human Biology

Question 3

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Why is it ironic that Yen Mah's father tells her to go and be an obstetrician?
Answer
  • He doesn't like babies
  • Yen Mah's mother died in childbirth
  • He is also an obstetrican

Question 4

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Yen Mah refuses to study medicine
Answer
  • True
  • False

Question 5

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Why was Yen Mah's first prize such a significant achievement?
Answer
  • Because she was a girl
  • She was the first student from Hong Kong to ever win the prize
  • She had written in English
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