Waiting for Snow in Havana - Confessions of a Cuban Boy Test | Lesson Plans Final Test - Hard

Carlos Eire
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Final Test - Hard

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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. How is the weather in the beginning of Chapter 38?

2. When describing the size of breadfruit, Carlos compares them to what?

3. What is the place where Carlos lives mentally while he waits to be sent to the United States?

4. What are the young Revolutionary soldiers-in-training called?

5. In Chapter 40, what does Carlos plan to request when he reaches the United States?

Essay Topics

Essay Topic 1

Describe how Carlos's use of setting helps the reader visualize and experience the political events of the book.

Essay Topic 2

Describe Carlos's assessment of the school of parrot fish as a miracle, in comparison with other miracles that he has witnessed in his life.

Essay Topic 3

Identify two symbols of fear in the book. How are they similar, and how are they different? What other symbolic significances do they carry? Support your opinions with details from the book as much as possible.

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