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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the name of Gonzalo's radical militia group?
(a) La Brigada Caimán.
(b) La Brigada Cubana.
(c) La Brigada Concubine.
(d) La Briganda Cuerto.
2. During the Bay of Pigs fight, where is Gonzalo shot?
(a) In the back.
(b) In the stomach.
(c) In the leg.
(d) In the shoulder.
3. 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.
4. As a child, who accompanies Reina to the funeral home after her mother's death?
(a) Her sister.
(b) Her grandmother.
(c) Her father.
(d) No one - Reina made the trip alone.
5. What is the name of Reina's daughter?
6. What does the bird drop on the crowds of people celebrating in the streets of Cuba?
7. What instrument does Ignacio's mother play?
(a) The flute.
(b) The oboe.
(c) The trumpet.
(d) The clarinet.
8. In what city does Constancia Aguerro live?
(a) In Chicago.
(b) In Boston.
(c) In Seattle.
(d) In New York City.
9. Which of the following characters works as a prostitute to make a living?
(a) Dulce Aguero.
(b) Reina Aguero.
(c) Constancia Aguero.
(d) Blanca Aguero.
10. How long does the Cuban government state they will need to process Reina's visa application?
(a) Three days.
(b) Three months.
(c) Three weeks.
(d) Three years.
11. Who is Dulce fired for fraternizing with?
(a) A parent.
(b) A foreigner.
(c) A teacher.
(d) A student.
12. What type of bird does Soledad spot through the window as she is giving birth to Ignacio?
(a) A vulture.
(b) An eagle.
(c) A robin.
(d) An owl.
13. What is the relationship between Ignacio and Blanca Aguero?
(a) They are siblings.
(b) They are a father-daughter team.
(c) They are married.
(d) They are cousins.
14. Where is the gaping wound on Reina's mother's body?
(a) The forehead.
(b) The chest.
(c) The throat.
(d) The scalp.
15. Where are Ignacio and Blanca hoping to send the animal they are searching for?
(a) To San Francisco.
(b) To New York City.
(c) To Boston.
(d) To New Orleans.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Constancia visit Gonzalo when she asks about Herberto's whereabouts?
2. How long after Blanca's death does Ignacio die?
3. Who stops Herberto from fighting in the Bay of Pigs?
4. Where does Reina spend most of her time while recovering from her injuries?
5. What does Constancia sell for a living?
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