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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. How many siblings did El Patron have?
(a) 9.
(b) 5.
(c) 7.
(d) 3.

2. Who reports how Matt has been kept?
(a) Rosa.
(b) Willum.
(c) Celia.
(d) Maria.

3. Who is forbidden from seeing Matt while he is operated on?
(a) Celia.
(b) Maria.
(c) Rosa.
(d) El Patron.

4. How does Matt feel when he sees Maria's gift to him?
(a) Happy.
(b) Loved.
(c) Angry.
(d) Guilty.

5. How long has Matt been kept like a wild animal?
(a) 6 months.
(b) 5 months.
(c) 6 years.
(d) 4 months.

Short Answer Questions

1. How old is Matt when he meets Tam Lin?

2. Who takes Maria away from the birthday party?

3. Why does Matt force his way out of his house for the first time?

4. Why is a real teacher not hired for Matt?

5. What gave El Patron his desire to survive?

Short Essay Questions

1. What does Steven tell his siblings about Matt?

2. Why did El Patron decide to keep Celia?

3. What does Felicia do to get Matt to meet with Maria after the birthday party?

4. Why does Matt sometimes fake his cough?

5. Why does Celia choose to tell Matt about her past?

6. What does Maria give Matt for El Patron's birthday?

7. Why atrocity lies in Tam Lin's past?

8. What is Eduardo's job?

9. What does El Patron tell Matt when they first meet?

10. How does Matt get injured at the beginning of the book?

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