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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?
(d) College student
2. Who is Pablo?
(a) Allende's brother
(b) Allende's father
(c) Allende's uncle
(d) Allende's boyfriend
3. Which of the following people does not come to the hospital from South America?
(a) Allende's husband
(b) Allende's mother
(c) Paula's father
(d) Ernesto's father
4. Who is Ernesto?
(a) Allende's husband
(b) Paula's son
(c) Paula's husband
(d) Paula's stepson
5. What position had Allende's father held in Peru?
(b) Secretary to the Chilean embassy
(d) Ambassador to the Chilean embassy
6. What were Paula's last words to Allende before slipping into a coma?
(a) Take care of Ernesto
(b) I love you
(c) Pray for me
(d) I'm scared
7. To what city do Allende and her family return after the scandals in Peru?
(a) Rio de Janeiro
8. Allende states that the only certainty of her life was _____________________.
(a) Her books
(c) Her husband
(d) The hospital
9. Where was Allende's home at the time?
(a) San Francisco
(c) New York
10. What was the basis for Allende's writing as a child?
(b) Gift for gab
(c) Vivid imagination
(d) Outgoing personality
11. What was the initial report about Allende's daughter?
(a) She had a stroke
(b) She had avian flue
(c) She had a heart attack
(d) She had the flu
12. Who is Paula?
(a) Allende's sister
(b) Allende's granddaughter
(c) Allende's mother
(d) Allende's daughter
13. About whom does Allende have a frightening dream?
14. 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
15. What does Pablo give to Allende to help her read?
(b) Weekly Reader
(c) Flash cards
(d) Library card
Short Answer Questions
1. Allende bases a character in which of her books on her grandmother?
2. Who is Willie?
3. Who falls in love with Allende's mother after the scandals?
4. Who dies when Allende is very young?
5. What did Allende's mother do to make some extra money?
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