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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Francisco has never really loved anyone except whom?
(a) His godmother.
(c) A golden-haired woman.
(d) His dead father.
2. When Domingo returns, what do he and Sofi talk about?
(b) Household matters.
(c) Their divorce.
(d) The children.
3. Who helps Francisco make his first bulto?
(c) A holy spirit.
4. Who does Felicia find outside the trailer?
(a) Her ex-husband.
(d) The pregnant couple.
5. What is special about Francisco El Penitente's position in his family?
(a) He is the only boy.
(b) He is the seventh son.
(c) He is the firstborn.
(d) He is the youngest.
6. Which of the following was not one of Don Domingo's compulsions?
(d) Card games.
7. Who raised Francisco until he was old enough to help with the farm?
(c) His aunt.
(d) La Loca.
8. What does Sofi's neighbor come by to borrow?
(a) Some corn.
(b) Her makeup.
(c) Wine glasses.
(d) A sewing machine.
9. Why isn't Caridad taken immediately back to her family?
(a) Francisco El Penitente is unable to carry her.
(b) She asks to be left where she is.
(c) She protests and violently injures those around her.
(d) She is naked.
10. Where is Caridad found by Francisco El Penitente?
(a) Swimming in the ocean.
(b) In a cave.
(c) In a city, married and pregnant.
(d) Living in a commune.
11. What does Caridad do to earn a living?
(a) Works in a hospital.
(c) Cleans office buildings.
(d) Answers the phones as a receptionist.
12. Where is Esperanza offered another job?
(a) New York City.
(c) San Francisco.
13. Who told Francisco that "God writes straight in crooked letters"?
(a) His cat.
(b) His third-grade teacher.
(c) An angel in a dream.
(d) His mother.
14. What does Felicia use to try to find Caridad?
(a) A police dog.
(b) Powerful herbs and spices.
(c) Her Ouija board.
(d) Saint Anthony and her tarot cards.
15. Who pays for Caridad's house near El Santuario?
(a) Don Domingo.
(d) La Loca.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which of Caridad's abilities has fully developed?
2. What is a bulto?
3. What does Domingo do when he begs for Sofi's forgiveness?
4. In New Mexico, what does being a santero mean?
5. How many scented baths does Caridad take every week?
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