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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What theme is very clear in this part?
2. What can Cesar not stop?
3. Why does Perez convert the club?
4. For what are these musicians searching?
5. What does Cesar want for Mariela?
Essay Topic 1
A powerful theme in this novel is that the bonds of love are unbreakable.
Part 1) Name two unbreakable bonds of love found in this novel.
Part 2) Describe these two bonds.
Part 3) Is all the love in this book unbreakable? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
Cesar takes a vacation to Cuba.
Part 1) Why does he go to Cuba?
Part 2) Who does he see in Cuba?
Part 3) What affect does this trip have on him?
Essay Topic 3
The Mambo Kings are a very popular band in the 1950s.
Part 1) Who are the Mambo Kings? How do they end up in the United States?
Part 2) How do they become popular?
Part 3) How do the Mambo Kings handle their fame and fortune?
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