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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. The government suddenly eliminates the _________ business, which is something Joseph did not expect.
2. Who walks away from the conversation between Anna and Joseph at the funeral?
3. Anna currently attends the University of __________ at Los Angeles at the time of the article.
4. Joseph is nervous about ________ since his United States assets have been frozen.
5. Who posted the letter for Joseph, which is why it had been re-routed?
Essay Topic 1
Anna's father seems to be caught up in smuggling for a part of the story, which puts his family at risk.
Part 1: Why would a person decide to be a smuggler when their family could be in danger?
Part 2: How do you think Joseph could have protected his family more?
Part 3: Do you think Joseph cares about the safety of his family?
Essay Topic 2
Joseph continues to postpone his trip to the United States because of the business opportunities that are available to him.
Part 1: Why do you think Joseph is excited to stay for the business opportunities?
Part 2: Do you think that Joseph should have continued to delay his departure?
Part 3: Does Joseph appear to be a greedy man? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
Anna's mother tells Anna to forgive her father, before she dies, even though Anna is not sure that she can.
Part 1: Why should Anna forgive her father?
Part 2: Why does Anna's mother care if Anna forgives her father?
Part 3: How might you respond if your mother told you to forgive someone?
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