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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. How many people were arrested for drunk driving on the Palmetto on New Year's Eve, according to the woman in the crowd in Chapter 23?
2. When Omar and Lizet fight at the club in Chapter 22, it is because Omar's mother was critical of whom?
3. Lizet says in Chapter 29 that she had come to think of Ethan as a grown-up version of whom?
4. What did Victor call Lizet that made her upset in Chapter 32?
5. What was the orange liquid that Lizet encountered inside Ariel's family's home in Chapter 33?
Short Essay Questions
1. What do the coral reefs symbolize in Make Your Home Among Strangers?
2. Who is Zoila and how is she described?
3. What is the significance of Ricky's note inside Lizet's envelope in Chapter 19?
4. Why does Lizet feel conflicted about applying for the internship offered by Dr. Kaufmann?
5. What does Lizet observe about the relationship between Lourdes and Caridaylis in Chapter 23?
6. Why is Leidy upset over Lourdes's reaction at seeing Lizet in Chapter 31?
7. What observations does Ricky make regarding Lourdes's behavior in Chapter 30?
8. What grades does Lizet receive after her first semester finals? What do these grades mean for her?
9. Why does Leidy try to prevent Lizet from going to the rally in Chapter 23?
10. What does Lizet find when she goes to attend Ethan's study group in Chapter 26?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe and discuss Dr. Kaufmann in the novel. How does Lizet come to know Dr. Kaufmann? What drew Lizet to her class? How does Dr. Kaufmann show support for Lizet?
Essay Topic 2
Describe and discuss the setting of Rawlings College. Where is Rawlings located? How esteemed is the college? What is the student body like? How are the buildings described?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss Lizet's charges and academic trial for plagiarism. What did Lizet plagiarize? Who oversees the committee for Lizet's trial? What is the outcome of the trial?
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