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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. Who told La Loca that Esperanza was dead?
3. What is Loca's condition six weeks after Holy Week?
4. Why is Fe unable to get a promotion at the bank?
5. Why didn't Sofi divorce Domingo the first time he left home?
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
Castillo uses a great deal of imagery in her book, particularly when using magical realism. What specific examples of imagery did Castillo include? How does this imagery add to the readers' experience of the story?
Essay Topic 3
Castillo's story presents sisters that appear to be very different from one another. Compare and contrast Sofi's four daughters to one another. How are their worldviews different? How are they the same? Be sure to use specific examples from your reading.
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