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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. When the town becomes infected with insomnia, what do they discover?
(a) They can't stand up straight.
(b) They only want to dance.
(c) They cannot hold onto their memories.
(d) They don't feel like eating.

2. What does Jose Arcadio Buendia become obsessed with?
(a) The ants
(b) The moon
(c) Ursula
(d) Mechanical animals

3. What happens when a rich man comes into town?
(a) Aureliano Segundo kills him.
(b) Jose Arcadio Segundo steals from him.
(c) Remedios is oblivious to him.
(d) Ursula sleeps with him.

4. What does Arcadio do with a messenger sent by the liberal revolutionary forces?
(a) Gives him a job
(b) Locks him in prison
(c) Gives him to Remedios.
(d) Executes him

5. When Moncada's widow doesn't let Colonel Aureliano Buendia in the door, what does he do?
(a) He leaves town.
(b) He burns down her house.
(c) He kills her.
(d) He yells at her dog.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who is Arcadio's mother?

2. Who does Jose Arcadio tell of his affair with Pilar Ternera?

3. Who is the new leader of Macondo as a result of #91?

4. Who does Pietro proclaim his love for?

5. What occasionally visits the town?

Short Essay Questions

1. What happens when Gerineldo Mbrquez disagrees with the decision of Colonel Aureliano Buendia?

2. What is so extraordinary about Jose Arcadio's anatomy, so much so that he gets the attention of many gypsies and even terrifies his own mother?

3. Why won't Ursula have sex with Jose?

4. Describe what is going to happen to Colonel Buendia in the not too distant past.

5. How does Ursula help to prevent the marriage of Rebeca and Pietro?

6. How does Amaranta raise her son Aureliano Jose, and why is this inappropriate?

7. What was Jose Arcadio Buendia's original profession?

8. What other event prevents Rebeca and Pietro's wedding from happening?

9. Where has Jose Arcadio been? And how can he be described?

10. Who does Aureliano Buendia marry?

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