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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why was Allende expelled from school?
(a) Starting fights
(d) Rebellion against conformity
2. Who was Tata?
(a) Allende's chauffeur
(b) Allende's gardener
(c) Allende's poodle
(d) Allende's grandfather
3. What happened to the marriage between Allende's parents?
(a) They remained legally separated
(b) They remained married
(c) It was annulled
(d) They divorced
4. Who falls in love with Allende's mother after the scandals?
(a) Jimmy Vasquez
(b) Juan Valdez
(c) Tio Ramon
(d) Pedro Garcia
5. Who is Tio Ramon?
(a) Allende's brother-in-law
(b) The man who becomes Allende's father figure
(c) Allende's publisher
(d) Allende's banker
6. Allende bases a character in which of her books on her grandmother?
(a) Daughter of Fortune
(c) The House of Spirits
(d) The Infinite Plan
7. Allende's daughter is in a hospital in what city?
8. What does Pablo give to Allende to help her read?
(a) Flash cards
(b) Library card
(c) Weekly Reader
9. What does Allende think is the most beautiful part of Chile?
(a) The cities
(b) The mountains
(c) The valleys
(d) The night skies
10. Who is Paula?
(a) Allende's sister
(b) Allende's mother
(c) Allende's daughter
(d) Allende's granddaughter
11. Allende states that her mother's side of the family was __________________.
12. Who is Pablo?
(a) Allende's father
(b) Allende's brother
(c) Allende's boyfriend
(d) Allende's uncle
13. What had Allende recently completed?
(a) A trip around the world
(b) Knitting a sweater
(c) A new novel
(d) A cooking course
14. Why did Allende feel guilty about Paula's disease?
(a) For ignoring Paula's pleas for help
(b) For making fun of her symptoms
(c) For not noticing it earlier
(d) For passing on the tendency to get it
15. Who is Ernesto?
(a) Paula's stepson
(b) Allende's husband
(c) Paula's son
(d) Paula's husband
Short Answer Questions
1. Which one of Allende's brothers was a great scholar?
2. What is the title of Allende's most recent book at the time?
3. Which one of Allende's brothers ran away as a teenager and never returned?
4. What does Allende's mother give her to express herself?
5. Allende states that the only certainty of her life was _____________________.
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