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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What illness strikes Reinaldo Aguero in the winter of 1914?
(a) Yellow fever.
(c) Small pox.
2. What part of Reina's face is/are described as being "large and flawless"?
(a) Her eyes.
(b) Her ears.
(c) Her nose.
(d) Her mouth.
3. How many wives has Gonzalo Cruz had?
4. After Herberto goes missing, what does Constancia begin selling door-to-door?
(b) Candy bars.
5. Who does Constancia think is responsible for the attack on Herberto?
(a) A jaded ex-lover.
(b) A radical exile group.
(c) A random attacker.
(d) A disgruntled business partner.
6. Whose arrival are the people of Cuba celebrating on the day Ignacio is born?
(a) A philanthropist.
(b) A politician.
(c) An actor.
(d) A doctor.
7. What does the bird drop on the crowds of people celebrating in the streets of Cuba?
8. What does Reina offer to La Virgen de la Caridad del Cobre in prayer?
(a) A hollyhock.
(b) A purse of coins.
(c) A lock of her hair.
(d) A wrench.
9. Where does Constancia find Herberto's body after he goes missing?
(a) In his yacht.
(b) In the backseat of his car.
(c) On the boat dock.
(d) Floating in the water.
10. What instrument does Ignacio's mother play?
(a) The oboe.
(b) The clarinet.
(c) The trumpet.
(d) The flute.
11. How does Herberto feel when he trains for the resistance in Cuba?
(a) He feels young and alive.
(b) He feels afraid and regrets his decision.
(c) He feels obligated to his brother to fight.
(d) He feels confused and doesn't understand why the resistance is necessary.
12. In what level of his education does Ignacio meet Dr. Samuel Forrest?
(b) Elementary school.
(c) High school.
(d) Middle school.
13. After leaving Abelardo, what does Dulce find a job doing?
(a) Teaching English.
14. During the Bay of Pigs fight, where is Gonzalo shot?
(a) In the shoulder.
(b) In the back.
(c) In the stomach.
(d) In the leg.
15. What animal are Ignacio and Blanca searching for in the swamp?
(a) A fish.
(b) A duck.
(c) A snake.
(d) A lizard.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who stops Herberto from fighting in the Bay of Pigs?
2. How long after moving in with Abelardo does Ducle run away?
3. What does Constancia sell for a living?
4. As a child, who accompanies Reina to the funeral home after her mother's death?
5. Where does Dulce meet her boyfriend Abelardo on the day she is arrested?
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