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The Joy Luck Club

The Joy Luck Club

by Amy Tan

The Joy Luck Club: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Joy Luck Club? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Who is accomplished through hope?


Friendship
Transformation
Communication
Sex
Marriage
Q. What is is critical, rocky, competitive, but always loyal?


Transformation
Language
Friendship
Dreams
Sex
Q. What are an extremely important reason the mothers and daughters continually misunderstand each other?


Linguistic barriers
Gender issues
Generational issues
Friendship issues
Physical barriers
Q. Much of the actions and the decisions made in the book are based on looking when?


Backward
At the present
Forward
At ancient times
At the 23rd century
Q. For the mothers in this novel, and the mothers of the mothers, life as a woman could be described as


Restrictive
Fun
Eye-opening
Rigorous
Difficult
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