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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. During what decade does the Prologue take place?
2. What is the name of Gonzalo's radical militia group?
(a) La Brigada Concubine.
(b) La Briganda Cuerto.
(c) La Brigada Cubana.
(d) La Brigada Caimán.
3. What bird does Pepin bring into Reina's hospital room hoping it will sniff out the evil there?
(a) A goose.
(b) A rooster.
(c) A swan.
(d) A duck.
4. What does Reina bring with her to the funeral home to place in her mother's coffin?
(a) A photograph of Reina as a child.
(b) A snakeskin.
(c) A handful of golden leaves.
(d) A pressed flower.
5. Where is the gaping wound on Reina's mother's body?
(a) The forehead.
(b) The throat.
(c) The scalp.
(d) The chest.
6. What does Reina Aguero do for a living?
(a) She is a sailor.
(b) She is a blacksmith.
(c) She is a miner.
(d) She is an electrician.
7. How many volumes of books does Reina keep in her apartment?
(a) Three hundred.
(b) None. Reina is terrified of books.
(d) Three thousand.
8. What does the city of El Cobre mine?
9. In what level of his education does Ignacio meet Dr. Samuel Forrest?
(b) High school.
(c) Elementary school.
(d) Middle school.
10. What is the name of Reina's daughter?
11. What does the bird drop on the crowds of people celebrating in the streets of Cuba?
12. What is the name of the swamp Ignacio and Blanca are working in?
(a) Verano Swamp.
(b) Zapatos Swamp.
(c) Xerxes Swamp.
(d) Wallaby Swamp.
13. After Herberto goes missing, what does Constancia begin selling door-to-door?
(a) Candy bars.
14. How long does Dr. Forrest make Ignacio wait before offering him a job?
(a) Until the end of the month.
(b) He offered Ignacio a job on the spot.
(c) Until the end of the week.
(d) Until the end of the day.
15. During what month of the year do Ignacio and Blanca head to the swamps in search of the elusive animal?
Short Answer Questions
1. During the Bay of Pigs fight, where is Gonzalo shot?
2. Who is Dulce fired for fraternizing with?
3. How many wives has Gonzalo Cruz had?
4. Where does Dulce meet the foreigner, Bengt?
5. How long after Blanca's death does Ignacio die?
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