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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How long does Constancia let Reina struggle in the water before saving her?
(a) She lets Reina drown, leaving her.
(b) Nearly an hour.
(c) A few minutes.
(d) She pulls Reina out of the water immediately.
2. Which adjective does Ignacio use to describe the small animal flying around Blanca when he took aim at it?
3. Where around Blanca's body is the animal that Ignacio aimed at flying?
(a) Near her heart.
(b) Near her stomach.
(c) Near her legs.
(d) Near her head.
4. What animal tramples Blanca's mother to death?
5. How is Constancio's uncle, Damaso, paralyzed?
(a) In a diving accident.
(b) In a skiing accident.
(c) In a car accident.
(d) In a horseback riding accident.
6. What does Constancia think happens to Herberto during the Cuban revolution?
(a) She thinks he was captured.
(b) She thinks he was victorious.
(c) She thinks he chickend out of battle.
(d) She thinks he was killed.
7. Which animal is Blanca's favorite animal to study in Cuba?
8. How many days does Dulce have to work to earn the money for airfare to Miami?
(a) Nine days.
(b) Seven days.
(c) Five days.
(d) Three days.
9. Who directs Constancia to make an offering to nature before starting out on her journey to Cuba?
(a) Reina Aguero.
(b) Evaristo Leal.
(c) Uncle Damaso.
(d) The santero.
10. When Reina sees herself naked, how large does she think she is?
(a) Three times her normal size.
(b) Four times her normal size.
(c) Half her normal size.
(d) Twice her normal size.
11. How many months pregnant in Isabel when she arrives in Miami?
(a) Five months.
(b) Seven months.
(c) Nine months.
(d) Three months.
12. What does the man in the yacht who awakens Reina on the river throw to her?
(a) A sack of coins.
(b) A loaf of bread.
(c) A blanket.
(d) A bouquet of roses.
13. What is the name of Reina's new boyfriend, the self-made millionaire?
(a) Rick Dandy.
(b) Randy Huss.
(c) Ralph Dussick.
(d) Russ Hicks.
14. After Blanca becomes pregnant, where does she want to move to?
15. Why is Evaristo so late in making his delivery to Constancia?
(a) Becauase he forgot about the delivery altogether.
(b) Because he moved to another country.
(c) Because he didn't have Constancia's address.
(d) Because he had been mugged while traveling.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which of the following foods is NOT one that Dulce lives off of while she is homeless?
2. What reason does Ignacio give for killing his wife?
3. With what does Constancia hit Reina over the head with, knocking her overboard?
4. What does Blanca demand Ignacio give her after she finds out she is pregnant?
5. Who narrates the final chapter of the novel?
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