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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What can Cesar not stop?
2. Why is Celia frustrated with Cesar?
3. Who is confined to a wheelchair?
4. Who is Fernando Perez?
5. For what does Cesar invite his nephew?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Cesar marries Luisa.
Part 1) Who is Luisa?
Part 2) Why does Cesar marry her?
Part 3) Is their marriage lasting? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
Cesar drinks himself to death.
Part 1) Why does Cesar drink excessively?
Part 2) What effect does the alcohol have on his body and his relationships?
Part 3) Why does he not stop drinking?
Essay Topic 3
Cesar's daughter, Meriela, does not leave Cuba.
Part 1) Why?
Part 2) How does Cesar feel about her not wanting to leave?
Part 3) How is her life in Cuba different from many other Cubans? Why?
This section contains 207 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)