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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the name of Allende's husband and Paula's father?
2. What does Allende believe her task is at this point?
(a) To find better doctors
(b) To pray the rosary
(c) To remain calm
(d) To distract death so it cannot find Paula
3. What book did Allende read on the sly when her parents were out?
(a) A Thousand and One Nights
(b) The Joy of Sex
(c) Peyton Place
(d) Tropic of Cancer
4. Where would Tata take Allende and her brothers sometimes?
(a) County fair
(b) Tractor pulls
(c) The circus
(d) Wrestling matches
5. What did Tio Ramon do for Allende's mother and brothers?
(a) Take them for rides in a car
(b) Take them to church
(c) Take them to ballgames
(d) Take them to the beach
6. Who is Meme?
(a) Allende's aunt
(b) Allende's poodle
(c) Allende's daughter
(d) Allende's grandmother
7. What were Paula's last words to Allende before slipping into a coma?
(a) I love you
(b) Take care of Ernesto
(c) Pray for me
(d) I'm scared
8. About whom does Allende have a frightening dream?
9. What is the title of Allende's most recent book at the time?
(a) The Infinite Plan
(b) Infinity Never Ends
(c) To Infinity and Beyond
(d) The Ultimate Plan
10. What gift does Allende remember getting for Christmas one year?
(a) Paints and brushes
(b) A doll
(c) Roller skates
(d) Surf board
11. How old was Allende's mother when she had Allende?
12. Paula is eventually moved from intensive care to ___________________.
(a) A six-bed ward
(c) Halfway house
13. Which of the following does Ernesto not do during Paula's illness?
(a) Makes tape recorded messages
(b) Visits every day
(c) Leaves items under her pillow
(d) Brings flowers
14. Allende's daughter is in a hospital in what city?
15. To what city do Allende and her family return after the scandals in Peru?
(a) Rio de Janeiro
Short Answer Questions
1. Which of the following did Tata not do after the death of Meme?
2. What had Allende recently completed?
3. What does Tata believe that Allende is lacking?
4. Who is Tio Ramon?
5. What position had Allende's father held in Peru?
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