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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Michael secure work on a project?
2. Who is Pablo Neruda?
3. Which of the following is not Allende's role in her home?
4. Which birthday is Allende celebrating in this section?
5. Where did Allende flee with her children when their lives were threatened in Chile?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
As a young girl, Allende loved to escape her world through reading and telling stories and this becomes an important theme throughout the book. Name at least two other themes in the journal entries and cite two examples for each to support your answers.
Essay Topic 2
Explain the irony of Allende's mother leaving her first husband because of scandal yet never marrying Tio Ramon with whom she lived as husband and wife. Why did she make these decisions and why is it a situation of irony? Can you cite any other examples of irony in Allende's story?
Essay Topic 3
Describe the role of Tio Ramon in Allende's life. What was his impact on her life? What was the evolution of their relationship? Cite some examples to support your answers.
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