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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Bayardo's suitcase full of unopened letters suggests:
2. When Clothilde Armenta says "That day I realized just how alone we women are in the world," she implies:
3. Though Bayardo has aged in many ways, Angela says she sees him:
4. Santiago Nasar's pure white linen suit suggests:
5. The Vicario family:
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Examine the contrasting ideas of youth and old age developed in the novel. How do these two ideas contribute to an understanding of character, events, and setting?
Essay Topic 2
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.
Essay Topic 3
Women in "Chronicle of a Death Foretold" seem to have limited power. Consider the situations in which women exercise power in the novel, and write an essay in which you identify a possible theme the author communicates through women in positions of power.
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