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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 continue to reminisce?
2. Where is Cesar's guitar?
3. Why would Fernando like to help Cesar?
4. Why does Perez convert the club?
5. What does this woman want?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Cesar joins the Merchant Marines.
Part 1) Why does he join the Merchant Marines?
Part 2) What does he do with the Merchant Marines?
Part 3) How does this experience affect Cesar?
Essay Topic 2
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 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 236 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)