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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How old is Dona Candelita the flower seller?
2. How does Cuamea train his children?
3. What had the two men who meet at the end of the book worked at together?
4. How old is Jes's when people try to convince him that he's a miracle worker?
5. Who is Loreto's godson?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
1) Where is the dead body of Loreto found? By whom? Who notifies the authorities of his death?
2) Who comes to take the dead body of Loreto away? What happens to to Nelson Ortiz during during the loading of Loreto's body into the truck?
3) Describe Loreto's house down by the river. What do the bichigetters find when they tear it apart?
Choose two of the topics to write on.
Essay Topic 2
1) Describe Lorenzo Linares. Do you like the character? Why?
2) Describe Vate, the friend of Lorenzo. How is he similar and how different from Linares.
3) Who is Manuel and what happens to him?
Choose two of the three topics to write on.
Essay Topic 3
Part 1) Describe Loreto including his appearance, what he does for a living, his character, etc.
Part 2) Describe Chalito including his appearance, character and fate.
Part 3) What is your opinion of the author's writing style? Give explanations and examples from the book.
Choose two of the three options to write on.
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