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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who is the Awful Grandmother's washerwoman?
2. How does the Grandfather generally treat Celaya?
(a) He insults her.
(b) He tolerates her.
(c) He is kind to her.
(d) He ignores her.
3. What topic does Zoila complain to Inocencio about?
(a) Never going anywhere.
(b) Leaving dirty clothes on the floor.
(c) Not making enough money.
(d) Wanting a bigger house.
4. What is the narrator staring at as the story opens?
(a) A sunset.
(b) A picture.
(c) A TV.
(d) A book.
5. Candelaria made a ____________ for Celaya that falls into the water.
6. To what does Celaya compare the color of the skin of Candelaria?
(c) Bittersweet chocolate.
7. Who is the daughter of the washerwoman?
8. What was the main plaza close to Narciso's house?
(a) Fiesta Plaza.
(b) Place de Tijuana.
(c) Rue Espanol.
9. How many children are in Celaya's family?
10. Who owns the house in Acapulco?
11. How many children did Senora Regina have?
12. Who was Aunty Fina's husband?
(a) Uncle Geraldo.
(b) Uncle Jerome.
(c) Uncle Paulo.
(d) Uncle Pio.
13. Why does Celaya's grandmother say Celaya could not appreciate a silk rebozo?
(a) She grew up in the United States.
(b) She is too young to understand what it means.
(c) She doesn't take care of her things.
(d) She would rather wear cotton.
14. Why is the Awful Grandmother angry at Celaya's mother?
(a) She tore the silk rebozo.
(b) She wrecked the family car.
(c) She flirted with the neighbor man.
(d) She ate at a restaurant.
15. What does Celaya's mother tell her father when he catches her?
(a) She has fallen in love with someone else.
(b) She has a bad migraine.
(c) She doesn't want to go home yet.
(d) Their marriage is over.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the Grandmother say about Zoira to Inocencia?
2. What do the children wear at the beach to protect their skin?
3. To what country did the narrator's family make an annual trip?
4. How did Narciso attain Soledad for marriage?
5. What is Narciso's last name?
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