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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Officer Leandro Pornoy, who visited with the twins at Clothilde Armenta's:
2. Colonel Lazaro Aponte:
3. The purple blotch that appears on Santiago's face is described as:
4. Santiago Nasar's tendency to disguise the girls' identities might suggest that:
5. Angela is frightened that:
Essay Topic 1
The last line of any piece of writing can deliver or reinforce a powerful message. In the first three chapters, the author uses the last line to name Santiago Nasar and seal his fate as dead or destined to die. What message or purpose does repeating this idea serve?
Essay Topic 2
Many dreams are described in detail in the novel. Freud said, "Unless the content of the dream rightly understood is inspired by alien spirits, it is part of [one's] own being." In an essay, connect Freud's belief to the author's use of dreams in the novel. Consider how the character's dreams reveal part of each character's being, and what is being revealed.
Essay Topic 3
Consider the statement that "Honor is love," as the narrator's mother would have us believe. Write an essay in which you defend, refute, or qualify this statement.
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