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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How many times in her life does Loca venture out?
2. Why is Fe's death especially sad?
3. What do people speak about at the procession?
4. What do Sofi and Domingo sign over to La Loca?
5. What do Felicia and Doctor Tolentino talk about together?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How was the sexual assault on Caridad foreshadowed in the earlier part of the book? Did you expect her to be attacked? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
The title of Castillo's work, "So Far From God," does not clearly communicate the theme of his book. In your opinion, why does Castillo choose this particular title for her work? What does this title signify? What does it tell readers about the story?
Essay Topic 3
How do specific characters conform to expectations of those around them in Castillo's story? In what context does this occur? What is the author seeming to say about the impact conformation may have on relationships between people?
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