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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who lives in the house Caridad has been watching?
2. What organization does Sofi found?
3. Who pays for Fe's funeral Mass?
4. Why doesn't La Loca venture out into society?
5. How old is Sofi when she decides to run for public office?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Sofi's cooperative is a significant part of Castillo's story. What does the organization symbolize? What similarities can you give between the cooperative and Sofi's character?
Essay Topic 2
Characters' names are symbolic in this story. Choose two characters and describe what their names symbolize. Why would Castillo choose these particular names for the characters?
Essay Topic 3
Francisco appears in Castillo's story only briefly, yet serves a significant role. Describe Francisco's character, his impact on the story, and any irony Castillo uses in writing about Francisco.
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