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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How long do Ignacio's parents court before they are married?
(a) Three weeks.
(b) Three years.
(c) Three days.
(d) Three months.
2. Which character believes her face is slowly transforming into her mother's, and feels that she no longer recognizes her reflection in the mirror?
(a) Dulce Aguero.
(b) Blanca Aguero.
(c) Reina Aguero.
(d) Constancia Aguero.
3. At what time of day do Ignacio and Blanca stop to rest in their search?
4. Which of the following disorders does Reina suffer from?
(b) Muscular Dystrophy.
5. In what country do Ignacio and Blanca live?
(b) Costa Rica.
(d) The Dominican Republic.
6. Which of the following words completes this sentence taken from Ignacio's deathbed note, "The quest for truth is far more glorious than the quest for ___________ ."
7. How far along into her pregnancy is Blanca Aguero when she miraculously returns to her family after going missing?
(a) Nine months.
(b) Eight months.
(c) Five months.
(d) Three months.
8. What do Constancia's relatives tell her about Gonzalo Cruz while at the family funeral?
(a) That Gonzalo is getting divorced.
(b) That Gonzalo is dying.
(c) That Gonzalo has gone bankrupt.
(d) That Gonzalo has just won the lottery.
9. What unusual food item does Bengt feed Dulce in his hotel room?
(a) Jalapeno skins.
(b) Dried figs.
(c) Salmon caviar.
(d) Egg yolks.
10. Which of Abelardo's family members does Dulce steal money and jewelry from?
(a) His mother.
(b) His grandmother.
(c) His sister.
(d) His aunt.
11. What reason do the doctors give for Reina's injuries?
(a) She nearly drowned in the river.
(b) She fell out of a tree.
(c) She was struck by lightning.
(d) She was hit by a car.
12. How many wives has Gonzalo Cruz had?
13. Whose arrival are the people of Cuba celebrating on the day Ignacio is born?
(a) A politician.
(b) A philanthropist.
(c) A doctor.
(d) An actor.
14. How does Constancia react to the birth of her new baby sister?
(a) She was jealous of her sister.
(b) She was terrified of her sister.
(c) She was excited to have a baby in the house.
(d) She was apathetic to her sister.
15. During what decade does the Prologue take place?
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Constancia recently win as a commission for high sales in her company?
2. What part of Reina's face is/are described as being "large and flawless"?
3. During what month of the year do Ignacio and Blanca head to the swamps in search of the elusive animal?
4. How many volumes of books does Reina keep in her apartment?
5. What animal are Ignacio and Blanca searching for in the swamp?
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