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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where will Taylor drive Esperanza Esteban in Chapter 13?
(d) New Mexico.
2. Where is Mattie during the time of Esperanza's attempted suicide?
(a) A trip.
(b) The hospital.
(c) With Esperanza, at the clinic.
(d) The desert.
3. In Chapter 11, Lou Ann receives a package. Who is it from?
(a) Mrs. Parsons.
(b) Edna Poppy.
(c) Lee Sing.
4. To where to Mattie, Taylor, Esteban and Esperanza go at the beginning of Chapter 12?
(a) The west coast.
(b) The beach.
(c) The desert.
5. What school group was Taylor a part of in high school?
(c) Pink Ladies.
6. Which character claims that they are on a "blind date with destiny" during a trip they are taking together?
(c) Lou Ann.
7. Why did Esperanza and Esteban need to look different in Chapter 16?
(a) Because they needed people to believe that they were very poor.
(b) Because they need to look like stage performers.
(c) They needed to convince others that they are brother and sister.
(d) They needed to pretend to be makeup artists.
8. Who is Cynthia?
(a) The social worker.
(b) A lawyer.
(c) Taylor's best friend.
(d) Mattie's new employee.
9. What does Mattie hand to Taylor before she begins her trip with Esteban and Esperanza in Chapter 13?
(a) An old necklace.
(b) A envelope of money.
(c) A good luck charm.
(d) A book for Turtle.
10. What does Esperanza give to Turtle in Chapter 16?
(a) A ring.
(b) A good luck charm.
(c) A bracelet.
(d) A medal.
11. Who watched Turtle while Taylor was away with Mattie?
(a) Lou Ann.
(b) Mrs. Parsons.
(d) Lee Sing.
12. What does the characters stop to smell in Chapter 12?
(a) The flowers.
(b) The rain.
(c) Each other.
(d) The sand.
13. What did Esperanza use in her attempt to commit suicide?
(a) Cough medicine.
(c) Baby aspirin.
14. How does Lou Ann's brother see himself in the future?
(a) As a successful business man.
(b) He does not see himself at all.
(c) As a man who is lucky in love.
(d) As an old man with a long, white beard.
15. What place had Lou Ann avoided since Dwayne Ray was born?
(a) Jesus is Lord Used Tires.
(c) The Adult porn shop.
(d) Lee Sing's.
Short Answer Questions
1. How did Lou Ann see herself in the future?
2. In Chapter 13, Mrs. Parsons signals to a flower. When does this flower bloom?
3. What does Lou Ann believe the old woman gives her when they see each other at the market?
4. What does Turtle yell when passing a cemetery?
5. How many times a week does Taylor visit Cynthia?
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