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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where do Felicia and Doctor Tolentino sometimes meet?
2. What sort of business do Sofi and her neighbor decide to begin?
3. What do Felicia and Doctor Tolentino drink together sometimes?
4. Who pays for Fe's funeral Mass?
5. What symptoms does Fe begin to develop in reaction to her workplace?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Which character in Castillo's book is most likable? Why? Which character do you like the least? What is it about that particular character that causes you to dislike him or her?
Essay Topic 2
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 3
Identify the climax of this story and the series of events leading up to the climax. How did characters respond to the climax? What did Castillo include in her story to insure that the climax would be as powerful and meaningful as possible?
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