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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What caused Curtis to get mad at Francisco?
(a) He had his jacket.
(b) He spoke English.
(c) He did better in school.
(d) He talked to his sister.
2. How are Francisco and Ruben related?
(a) They are cousins.
(b) Ruben is his nephew.
(c) They are brothers.
(d) They are half-brothers.
3. Where did Roberto find the lumber for what Mama wanted Papa to build in the Tent City?
(a) The dump.
(b) The farm.
(c) The factory.
(d) The river bottoms.
4. Who named Angel de Oro?
5. Why was Francisco not happy with his job in Soledad?
(a) He felt too young.
(b) He got lonely.
(c) He was not good at it.
(d) He was forgotten.
6. How did Papa get paid in Soledad?
(a) By the season.
(b) By the row of crops.
(c) By the hour.
(d) By the pound of what he picked.
7. What was Francisco's main motivation in Soledad?
8. What did Mama's handkerchief symbolize to Francisco?
9. How did Francisco's family feel on Christmas morning?
10. Where were the Christmas gifts placed?
(a) Next to their shoes.
(b) By the door.
(c) On the table.
(d) Under the pillows.
11. Why couldn't Francisco help Mama all the time in the Tent City?
(a) He had to go to school.
(b) He worked in the fields.
(c) He was not to be seen during the day.
(d) He was sick.
12. Why did Francisco resent his brother in Soledad?
(a) He got to do everything.
(b) He was better and bigger than him.
(c) He was not kind.
(d) He had to stay home and watch him.
13. What did the border represent to Papa?
(a) A barrier.
(b) The evil in the world.
(c) A fresh start.
14. What did Angel de Oro symbolize to Francisco?
15. Why didn't Papa buy Mama what she wanted from the young couple?
(a) There was no room for it.
(b) He didn't trust the man.
(c) They had no money.
(d) He didn't like it.
Short Answer Questions
1. What kind of people was Tent City mostly comprised of?
2. What was rubbed on Torito's stomach to heal him?
3. What did Francisco do when Torito got sick?
4. When did Francisco help Mama the most in the Tent City?
5. Who was with Francisco when he got candy at the first farm?
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