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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. About what does Cesar worry?
2. Who enter Cesar's life thrilled to be with the famous Cesar Castillo?
3. How do Mariela and her mother live comfortably in Cuba?
4. What takes its toll on Cesar?
5. What does Cesar do as Eugenio heads home on the subway?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Cesar and Nestor leave Cuba, in part, because of their father.
Part 1) Describe their father.
Part 2) When Cesar sees his father in Cuba, has his father changed? Explain.
Part 3) How does their father's personality and behavior affect Cesar and Nestor?
Essay Topic 2
Cesar's ailments affect his relationship with Lydia.
Part 1) Who is Lydia?
Part 2) What are Cesar's ailments?
Part 3) How do his ailments affect their relationship?
Essay Topic 3
Cesar remains in New York City, while his brothers live in Miami.
Part 1) Why does he remain in New York City?
Part 2) What bothers him about his brothers' lives in Miami?
Part 3) What does his reason for remaining in New York City and his feelings about his brothers say about Cesar?
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