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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How long had Abuela worked for John Grady's family?
2. Why does Rawlins say he has a gun with him?
3. What kind of vehicle does John Grady ride in almost the entire day after parting from Alejandra?
4. What are John Grady, Rawlins and Blevins chained to when they leave their temporary prison?
5. What is the first thing John Grady buys when he reaches La Vega?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Why does it seem that Rawlins always deferred to John Grady's judgments and decisions? Name at least three instances in which this is the case.
Essay Topic 2
Though John Grady seems the obvious leader, there are some instances in which Rawlins makes demands or takes the lead. List at least two, including their significance.
Essay Topic 3
What is the relationship between John Grady and his mother? Between John Grady and his father? Compare the two.
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