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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. How many days does thirteen-year-old Ignacio sit on the found nest, protecting the eggs from predators?
(a) Nearly nine days.
(b) Nearly five days.
(c) Nearly three days.
(d) Nearly seven days.
2. What instrument does Ignacio's mother play?
(a) The flute.
(b) The oboe.
(c) The clarinet.
(d) The trumpet.
3. Which state reminds Constancia of her life in Cuba?
4. Where does Dulce meet her boyfriend Abelardo on the day she is arrested?
(a) At a hotel.
(b) At the library.
(c) At his home.
(d) At a restaurant.
5. Which of the following is NOT an injury that Reina sustains trying to move the last water pump in El Cobre?
(a) Her teeth are loosened.
(b) Her hair is pulled out.
(c) Her wrist is sprained.
(d) Her nose is broken.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Reina spend most of her time while recovering from her injuries?
2. How does Constancia feel about Herberto joining a militia group?
3. What do Reina's family and friends donate to her in the hopes of a speedy recovery?
4. How long do Ignacio's parents court before they are married?
5. Which committee visits Reina and asks her to volunteer for night patrolling?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Constancia react to the birth of her sister, Reina?
2. What is Gonzalo's theory about Herberto's attackers, and how does Constancia feel about Gonzalo's theory?
3. How does Ignacio meet Dr. Samuel Forrest?
4. How does Constancia react to Reina's theories about their father killing their mother?
5. Why doesn't Herberto fight at the Bay of Pigs, and how does he feel afterward?
6. Who is Evaristo Leal, and why does he show up on Constancia's doorstep?
7. How does Blanca's mental health deteriorate while she is pregnant with Constancia?
8. How do Reinaldo and Soledad Vaerla meet?
9. What injuries does Reina sustain when she is hit by lightning?
10. What happens to Dulce when she is fired from her job and becomes homeless?
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