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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What was Michael's occupation when they married?
(b) College student
2. Who is Meme?
(a) Allende's daughter
(b) Allende's grandmother
(c) Allende's poodle
(d) Allende's aunt
3. What does Allende feel bad about her inability to do?
(a) Finish her new book
(b) Put Paula in God's hands
(c) Stay at the hospital
4. Who was Tata?
(a) Allende's poodle
(b) Allende's chauffeur
(c) Allende's grandfather
(d) Allende's gardener
5. Allende's daughter is in a hospital in what city?
6. What gift does Allende remember getting for Christmas one year?
(a) Roller skates
(b) Surf board
(c) A doll
(d) Paints and brushes
7. Allende wished that she was _________________.
(b) A scholar
(d) A boy
8. What did the Allendes do at the mental institution?
(a) Sing for patients
(b) Visit relatives
(c) Pick fruit in the orchards
(d) Read to patients
9. What disease was Paula diagnosed with?
10. Who seems more fatalistic about Paula's possible death?
11. Which of the following does Ernesto not do during Paula's illness?
(a) Visits every day
(b) Leaves items under her pillow
(c) Brings flowers
(d) Makes tape recorded messages
12. What is Ernesto's profession?
13. What is the name of Allende's husband and Paula's father?
14. Who is Willie?
(a) Allende's editor
(b) Allende's accountant
(c) Allende's husband
(d) Allende's driver
15. What does Allende do after Paula has been in the hospital for 100 days?
(a) Pulls life support systems
(b) Goes back to San Francisco
(c) Sends her mother back to Chile
(d) Moves to Madrid
Short Answer Questions
1. With whom does Allende and her family live with after their return home?
2. Which of the following did Tata not do after the death of Meme?
3. What does Allende believe her task is at this point?
4. What does Allende's mother give her to express herself?
5. Where did Allende learn to speak English?
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