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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where is the man hiding when he shoots John Grady?
2. How long had Abuela worked for John Grady's family?
3. How does John Grady leave the city?
4. John Grady passes up the offer of a bed one night and sleeps in a grove of trees. What is in the road the following morning?
5. What do the farm workers give John Grady to make his ride more comfortable?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Who is Jimmy Blevins? Describe his background, his life and the things that put him in the position to be killed.
Essay Topic 2
What is the advice John Grady gets from a group of Mexican children when he explains that he is going to try to win Alejandra's love? What does John Grady do with that advice? How does it compare with the reality of the situation between the two?
Essay Topic 3
Why are John Grady and Rawlins arrested? Why are they held?
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