Short Essay Questions Key
1. What is the purpose of the oranges the freighter is picking up?
2. What is the purpose of the darts with streamers thrown by the woman of the balconies in Castellon?
3. What does the American find when he travels to Teruel by train?
4. How does the American end up attending a bullfight in Valencia?
5. Why does the author compare Spain to Italy?
6. Was the author impressed with his first visit to Spain?
7. Why did Michener want to go to Badajoz?
8. What is one of the first things that Michener wants to know about Badajoz?
9. What does Michener conclude about the women of Badajoz?
10. What does Michener learn about the social activities of the average man?
11. Why does Michener consider the side trip to Merida to be a necessity?
12. What does Michener learn from the villagers about the young men?
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