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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Which animal's nest does a thirteen-year-old Ignacio discover while trekking through the Cuban coast?
(a) A ruddy duck.
(b) A swan.
(c) A turtle.
(d) A salamander.
2. Which book does Ignacio receive for his thirteenth birthday?
(a) The Bible.
(b) An Atlas.
(c) A dictionary.
(d) An encyclopedia.
3. What is the name of Reina's daughter?
4. Which of the following disorders does Reina suffer from?
(a) Muscular Dystrophy.
5. How long after moving in with Abelardo does Ducle run away?
(a) Two days.
(b) Two weeks.
(c) Two years.
(d) Two months.
6. What do Ignacio and Blanco do for a living?
(a) They are zoologists.
(b) They are biologists.
(c) They are naturalists.
(d) They are poachers.
7. What unusual food item does Bengt feed Dulce in his hotel room?
(a) Dried figs.
(b) Salmon caviar.
(c) Jalapeno skins.
(d) Egg yolks.
8. What do Reina's family and friends donate to her in the hopes of a speedy recovery?
9. After Herberto goes missing, what does Constancia begin selling door-to-door?
(c) Candy bars.
10. Where does Constancia find Herberto's body after he goes missing?
(a) In his yacht.
(b) Floating in the water.
(c) On the boat dock.
(d) In the backseat of his car.
11. What does Constancia sell for a living?
(b) Used cars.
12. Where is the gaping wound on Reina's mother's body?
(a) The scalp.
(b) The throat.
(c) The forehead.
(d) The chest.
13. 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 ___________ ."
14. Who does Constancia think is responsible for the attack on Herberto?
(a) A disgruntled business partner.
(b) A radical exile group.
(c) A random attacker.
(d) A jaded ex-lover.
15. What ailment affects Constancia's son?
(a) He is deaf.
(b) He is mute.
(c) He is dyslexic.
(d) He is blind.
Short Answer Questions
1. What type of bird does Soledad spot through the window as she is giving birth to Ignacio?
2. What nickname does Reina receive from her co-workers?
3. During the Bay of Pigs fight, where is Gonzalo shot?
4. How old is the man Reina's daughter intends to marry?
5. Whose funeral do Herberto and Constancia attend together?
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