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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who arrives at Dona Margarita's house and is mistaken for her husband?
2. After Sophia's husband dies, where does she leave to go to?
3. Who does Salvador ask to formally ask for Lupe's hand in marriage on his behalf?
4. Why is Juan demoted his second day at the rock quarry?
5. Who helps Salvador choose a ring for Lupe?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Juan come to learn how to make liquor?
2. How does Salvador react when a friend who refused to lend him money when he needed it stops by his house a few days before the wedding?
3. What are the costs of the strike to Lupe and her sisters?
4. What news does Don Victor bring back from the lowlands regarding Sophia?
5. Why isn't Sophia on the ship that sinks on its voyage to America?
6. What has Lupe told Salvador about marriage that Dona Margarita says is true?
7. What do the two men that stole Juan's money do to his car the day of the Cinco de Mayo parade?
8. Why does Dona Margarita not want Domingo to be the one to ask for Lupe's hand in marriage on behalf of Salvador?
9. In what state does Juan find his mother when he arrives in Los Angeles?
10. How does Salvador get out of jail in Chapter 23?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Please compare and contrast Lupe's relationship with Mark, and Lupe's relationship with Salvador. What are her initial feelings toward both men? Do her feelings for the men change as she spends more time with them? If so, how do her feelings change?
Essay Topic 2
What is narrative mode? Please describe the three main types of narrative mode. What narrative mode(s) are used in "Rain of Gold? Please provide an example of this narrative mode.
Essay Topic 3
Please define conflict in a literary work. What are the four types of conflict studied in class? Please define these conflicts and provide examples of two of them as evident in the novel.
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