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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why doesn't Eva tell Huberto about her past relationship with Riad?
2. Why has Rolf returned to the capital?
3. How does Huberto recognize Eva when they run into each other in the city in Chapter 9?
4. How does Rolf earn the respect of the citizens around him?
5. Who turns out to be the ghost that Elvira thinks is haunting the house?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Eva handle Colonel Rodriquez's interest in her in Chapter 10?
2. Overall, how would you say Eva has handled her misfortunes in life?
3. What is Eva's relationship with Rolf like at the close of the story?
4. What revelations does Eva come to about Huberto that temporarily leave her angry with him?
5. What type of leader does Rogelio seem to be?
6. What does Eva learn when she stops in at Agua Santa on her way to Santa Maria?
7. What purpose does the Universal Matter serve in Chapter 11?
8. How do Riad and Eva handle Zulema after Kamal's departure?
9. How does the political unrest affect Eva and Santa Agua?
10. How does the government respond to Rolf's film of the brutal murder of guerrilla prisoners?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Zulema plays a crucial role in the life of Eva. Please briefly explain who Zulema was and explain what her effect on Eva's life was. Do you believe that Eva's life may have turned out differently if Zulema was not in it or if Zulema's actions had been different than those in the story?
Essay Topic 2
Please explain what role the resolution plays in a plot line and explain the resolution of Eva Luna. As the reader, do you feel as though this resolution left the reader satisfied? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
Family is seen throughout the novel. Please compare and contrast Eva's family situation with Rolf's as a child. What effect did their family and upbringing have on Eva and Rolf as people?
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