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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. After Herberto goes missing, what does Constancia begin selling door-to-door?
(c) Candy bars.
2. How does Ignacio Aguero die?
(a) He died of a broken heart.
(b) He shot himself.
(c) He was killed in a car accident.
(d) He jumped off a bridge.
3. Who does Gonzalo claim is responsible for the attack on Herberto?
(a) A random attacker.
(b) A radical exile group.
(c) A disgruntled business partner.
(d) A jaded ex-lover.
4. Which animal's nest does a thirteen-year-old Ignacio discover while trekking through the Cuban coast?
(a) A ruddy duck.
(b) A turtle.
(c) A swan.
(d) A salamander.
5. How old is the man Reina's daughter intends to marry?
(a) In his thirties.
(b) In his sixties.
(c) In his fifties.
(d) In his forties.
6. Where is Ignacio's father, Reinaldo, born?
(a) In Mexico.
(b) In Cuba.
(c) In Spain.
(d) In Portugal.
7. Which animals live in paddocks at Hialeah Park?
8. What nickname does Reina receive from her co-workers?
(a) Compañera Americanish.
(b) Compañera Amazona.
(c) Compañera Africana.
(d) Compañera Atlantia.
9. Which committee visits Reina and asks her to volunteer for night patrolling?
(a) The Committee for Insomnia.
(b) The Defense of the Revolution.
(c) The Miners of Cuban Gold.
(d) The Cuban Militia.
10. Where does Constancia visit Gonzalo when she asks about Herberto's whereabouts?
(a) At the hospital.
(b) At a church.
(c) At a bar.
(d) At his home.
11. How does Constancia react to the birth of her new baby sister?
(a) She was terrified of her sister.
(b) She was excited to have a baby in the house.
(c) She was apathetic to her sister.
(d) She was jealous of her sister.
12. What do Ignacio and Blanco do for a living?
(a) They are poachers.
(b) They are naturalists.
(c) They are biologists.
(d) They are zoologists.
13. As a child, who accompanies Reina to the funeral home after her mother's death?
(a) Her sister.
(b) Her father.
(c) No one - Reina made the trip alone.
(d) Her grandmother.
14. In what city does Constancia Aguerro live?
(a) In Boston.
(b) In Chicago.
(c) In Seattle.
(d) In New York City.
15. What type of scientist is Dr. Samuel Forrest?
(a) A botonist.
(b) A paleantologist.
(c) A biologist.
(d) An archaeologist.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which book does Ignacio receive for his thirteenth birthday?
2. Which of the following is NOT an injury that Reina sustains trying to move the last water pump in El Cobre?
3. How long do Ignacio's parents court before they are married?
4. What sport does Dulce coach before she is fired?
5. What does Soledad attempt to throw at the bird she sees through the window?
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