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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Doctor Tolentino remove from Loca's body?
2. Who is La Llorona?
3. Why are there so many volunteers for the cooperative?
4. How long is Sofi president of her organization?
5. What is Loca's condition six weeks after Holy Week?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe the experience of Felicia in the novel from the point at which she is involved in the Mexican Civil War to the point she takes Caridad under her wing. What is it like for her to be living in the United States? How would her experiences have been different had she been an American citizen?
Essay Topic 2
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.
Essay Topic 3
Kyra and América are two women in the same town, yet are very different in numerous ways. Compare and contrast the two female characters by using specific examples from Boyle's book.
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