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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who accompanies Allende and Paula on the plane trip to San Francisco?
2. What does Allende realize after getting the doctors' reports?
3. What does Allende's stepfather dress as to make an impression at Paula's school one day?
4. Paula's first crush was on ________________ from Sicily.
5. Both of Willie's kids are involved in ____________.
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What do you think are the three main joys in Allende's life? Cite examples to support your answers. Explain how Allende grows from these experiences.
Essay Topic 2
What was the nature of Meme's spirituality? How did it exhibit? Do you think it was authentic? Or was it the vivid imagination of a gifted storyteller? Explain.
Essay Topic 3
Describe some of the settings for the novel. Be sure to include geography, time period and any pertinent popular culture events.
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