7th Grade "Two Kinds" by Amy Tan

why does the narrator's mother take her to the Mission district to get her hair curled?
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Which of the following is not the theme in"Two Kinds"? a. forgiveness b. being yourself c. friendshipfriendshipJing-mei says, "So now on nights when mother presented her tests, I performed listlessly, my head propped on one arm." What is the definition of "listlessly" in the story?lazilyJing-mei says," I learned to play only the most ear-splitting preludes, the most discordant hymns." What does "discordant" mean in the story?difficultall the following examples support the fact that "pride" is a strong component of Chinese culture EXCEPT: a. Wavery Lindo's persistent quest to become a chess prodigy b. Jing-mei's parents save up to buy her a piano and place it in their living room c. Mr. Chong's ignorance of Jing-mei's reckless playing at their lessons d. Jing-mei's mother exaggerated her daughter's musical abilities to Mrs. Lindo.Jing-mei's mother exaggerates her daughter's musical talents to Mrs. Lindo.Jing-mei rebels in which ways?She performs below her ability on her mother's tests. She refuses to attend her usual 4 O'clock piano lesson. She cuts off all her hair in the Peter Pan hairstyle.Bassed on the story, which character trait is highly valued in the Chinese culture?ObedienceWhat does the piano represent at the end of the story?Forgivness"....... the fluffy skirt of her white dress cascaded slowly to the floor like the petals of a large carnation" is an example of which type of figurative language?personificatonthe following is which type of figurative language? "I was Cinderella stepping from her pumpkin carriage with sparkly cartoon music filling the air."ExaggerationThe description of Old Lady Chong is which type of figurative language, "As her fingers felt like a dead person's, like an old peach I once found in the back of the refrigerator; the skin just slid off the meat when I picked it."Metaphor