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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Father Rentería do in order to help himself go to sleep?
(a) He drinks hot milk.
(b) He recites the names of the saints.
(c) He counts sheep.
(d) He takes a warm bath.
2. Why does Eduviges feel she must take care of Juan?
(a) Because his mother told him he would be coming.
(b) Because she was friends with his mother.
(c) All answers are correct.
(d) Because he should have been her son.
3. Why can't Chona run off with her lover?
(a) Her father is ill.
(b) She is in love with don Pedro.
(c) She has too much debt.
(d) She is married.
4. Who tells Juan to go to Comala?
(a) Father Rentería.
(b) Pedro Páramo.
(c) His brother.
(d) His mother.
5. Who tells Eduviges that Juan is coming to town?
(c) His mother.
(d) Don Pedro.
6. What has Ana's uncle taught her about forgiveness?
(a) He told her everyone is evil.
(b) He told her she must never hate anyone.
(c) He told her never to forgive a Páramo.
(d) He told her that only priests can forgive.
7. Why does Dolores try to delay her wedding to Pedro?
(a) She has a date with someone else.
(b) She is afraid to lose her virginity.
(c) She wants to wait until her sister can attend the wedding.
(d) She is menstruating.
8. Who tells Juan where to stay while in Comala?
(a) His mother.
(d) Doña Eduviges.
9. What does Eduviges want Juan to do before he goes to sleep?
(a) Clean her house.
(b) Visit Media Luna.
(c) Eat something.
(d) Find her missing horse.
10. What does the woman tell Juan to drink?
(a) Orange-blossom tea.
(b) Her tears.
(c) Hot chocolate.
11. How many children are in Damiana's family?
12. What month is it when Juan dies?
13. What is Inocencio Osorio's nickname?
14. Why does Pedro say he loves Dolores?
(a) Because she is rich.
(b) Because she has borne him a son.
(c) Because of her eyes.
(d) Because she is so honest.
15. What does don Pedro's father initially want to do with his son?
(a) Make him in charge of Media Luna.
(b) Kill him.
(c) Send him to the seminary.
(d) Give him up for adoption.
Short Answer Questions
1. Whose wedding dress is Dolores invited to wear?
2. What makes Ana unsure of who rapes her?
3. What is it that Fulgor wants to remember to tell don Pedro about his upcoming marriage?
4. According to Damiana, what happens in the room Juan is staying in at Eduviges' house?
5. What is Inocencio's job at the Media Luna ranch?
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