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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. What reassurance does Ernie's mother give him about the rooster.
(a) That he will not hurt the chickens.
(b) That he will not hurt Ernie.
(c) That he is the bravest rooster in the area.
(d) That he is a smart animal.
2. What animal is shared by the entire village?
(a) The rooster.
(b) The goat.
(c) The cow.
(d) The horse.
3. The use of what words in Part One, Section 4 can be seen as adding to the sense of division between men and women?
(a) Chicken and buzzard.
(b) Brave and scared.
(c) Small and large.
(d) Gallo and chicken.
4. What does Cleofas consider as a basic human right?
(a) The right to marry whoever you choose.
(b) A person's right to have an education.
(c) A man's freedom to work for himself.
(d) Access to clean water.
5. What is the only way that Jalcocotbn is reachable?
(a) By a narrow canyon trail.
(b) By boat.
(c) By steep, rocky trails.
(d) By an underground cave system.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who comments that buzzards are "chickens"?
2. What do Jalco children learn by having others who are not their parents discipline them?
3. How do Ernie and his cousins view the rooster?
4. What is the name of the time when Indian tribes had their own system of authority?
5. What trait does Ernie find more important about the rooster than his intelligence?
Short Essay Questions
1. What are the government and religious institutions like in Jalco?
2. How does Catarino's opinion about Coronel's fight affect Ernie?
3. What is the Lopez family's opinion of and experience with the priest?
4. What does Coronel's protection of the hens reinforce for Ernie?
5. What does Ernie's education in Part One, Section 5 mainly consist of?
6. How does the author describe his relatives in Jalco?
7. How does Ernie feel about the arrieros?
8. How does Jalco keep its history alive?
9. What is the layout of the village of Jalco?
10. What is the educational system like in Jalco?
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