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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Whose arrival are the people of Cuba celebrating on the day Ignacio is born?
(a) A doctor.
(b) A philanthropist.
(c) An actor.
(d) A politician.
2. What type of scientist is Dr. Samuel Forrest?
(a) A paleantologist.
(b) An archaeologist.
(c) A biologist.
(d) A botonist.
3. In what city does Constancia Aguerro live?
(a) In Boston.
(b) In Seattle.
(c) In Chicago.
(d) In New York City.
4. What nickname does Reina receive from her co-workers?
(a) Compañera Amazona.
(b) Compañera Atlantia.
(c) Compañera Africana.
(d) Compañera Americanish.
5. How long does Dr. Forrest make Ignacio wait before offering him a job?
(a) Until the end of the day.
(b) Until the end of the month.
(c) Until the end of the week.
(d) He offered Ignacio a job on the spot.
Short Answer Questions
1. What ailment affects Constancia's son?
2. Which of Abelardo's family members does Dulce steal money and jewelry from?
3. How far along into her pregnancy is Blanca Aguero when she miraculously returns to her family after going missing?
4. Whose funeral do Herberto and Constancia attend together?
5. During what month is Ignacio Augero born?
Short Essay Questions
1. How do Reinaldo and Soledad Vaerla meet?
2. Why doesn't Herberto fight at the Bay of Pigs, and how does he feel afterward?
3. What is the time setting of the Prologue of the novel?
4. What theory does Pepin Beltrán have about Reina's insomnia?
5. What gifts does Reina give to Isabel and her new son, Raku?
6. How does Ignacio meet Dr. Samuel Forrest?
7. What does Ignacio remember about the moments right after his wife was shot?
8. Why does the Committee for the Defense of the Revolution come to visit Reina while she is recovering?
9. What happens to the small pouch Blanca carries around her neck, after she dies?
10. How does Constancia Cruz feel about her job at the cosmetics store?
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