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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What two things does Palomo want to know from Conchita?
2. How does Conchita believe having sex with Juan Julian feels?
3. What are Juan Julian and Conchita doing as Act 2 opens?
4. What are Chechy and Palomo using to decorate the factory?
5. According to Ofelia it is much louder now than when?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Why do you think the role of lector is important in Cuban cigar factories? Do you think there are other jobs that someone like a lector could be important? If so, what jobs? If not, why not? Do you think lectors are still used today?
Essay Topic 2
What part does nature play in this novel? Do you think it is an important theme? Why or why not? What about the role of tradition? Which is more important? Why do you feel this way?
Essay Topic 3
Why do you believe the author uses a reference to Clara Bow? Do you believe it is important? Why or why not?
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