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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Allende's mother give her to express herself?
(a) A diary
(b) Drama lessons
(c) A piano
(d) Dance lessons
2. Allende states that her mother's side of the family was __________________.
3. Where did Allende's family live?
(a) A rental home
(b) An extended stay hotel
(c) A large bedroom in Tata's house
(d) A beach house
4. What gift does Allende remember getting for Christmas one year?
(a) Roller skates
(b) Surf board
(c) Paints and brushes
(d) A doll
5. Where is Paula located when Allende visits her?
(a) A hospital in Spain
(b) A flat in London
(c) A movie studio in Los Angeles
(d) An apartment in Paris
6. How many years are Paula and Ernesto married when Paula gets sick?
(a) Just past seven
(b) Nearly two
(c) Almost five
(d) Not quite one
7. Where does Ernesto's father return to?
(b) The Amazon
8. Who dies when Allende is very young?
(b) Her father
(c) Her mother
9. How was Allende informed that her daughter was ill?
(c) Text message
(d) Phone call
10. Why did Allende feel guilty about Paula's disease?
(a) For not noticing it earlier
(b) For making fun of her symptoms
(c) For ignoring Paula's pleas for help
(d) For passing on the tendency to get it
11. What was the family joke about Allende?
(a) She walked like a duck
(b) If her mother took the right child from the hospital
(c) She squeaked when she laughed
(d) Her ears are so big
12. Where does Allende work in her first job after graduating high school?
(a) A dress shop
(b) The Smithsonian
(c) The CIA
(d) The United Nations
13. What did Allende's mother do to make some extra money?
(a) Catered parties
(b) Made hats
(c) Freelance writing
(d) Took care of children
14. Where does Allende's mother work to support her children?
(a) A bank
(b) A hair salon
(c) An insurance office
(d) A restaurant
15. Who was Tata?
(a) Allende's poodle
(b) Allende's gardener
(c) Allende's chauffeur
(d) Allende's grandfather
Short Answer Questions
1. Where did Allende paint murals?
2. What was Meme's special gift?
3. What did Paula do prior to her illness?
4. When does Allende see her father again?
5. How many years was Ernesto's father in exile in South America?
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