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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. Why does Matt tell the border patrol he wants to go somewhere specific?
(a) He has a friend there.
(b) His family is from there.
(c) He has heard there is work there.
(d) His sister was sent there.

2. What has Celia been giving Matt?
(a) Hemlock.
(b) Rat poison.
(c) Scorpion venom.
(d) Arsenic.

3. What skill does Matt tell the border patrol he has?
(a) Water purification.
(b) Crop sharing.
(c) Musical skill.
(d) Medical expertise.

4. Why is Matt sure he will not be used for spare parts?
(a) His brain was left intact.
(b) He is not large enough.
(c) He is too valuable.
(d) He has been treated so well.

5. How many lives does Celia say El Patron has had?
(a) 7.
(b) 10.
(c) 9.
(d) 8.

Short Answer Questions

1. What instrument does El Patron like Matt to play for him?

2. Where did El Patron find Tam Lin?

3. What does the border patrol treat Matt like?

4. Where does Matt hide to watch the wedding guests arrive?

5. What does Matt store as he drifts among the groups in the border patrol?

Short Essay Questions

1. Why does Matt stop himself from running away to the mountains after his coming of age party?

2. What does Matt say is the biggest difference between humans and animals?

3. How was Fidelito able to get away from the Keepers?

4. When does Matt's tattoo get seen at the factory?

5. Why is El Patron not able to use Matt's heart?

6. What does Matt notice about the nightly attacks on his character?

7. What does Matt say about the talk with the 5 legged horse?

8. How does Tam Lin tell Matt to escape?

9. How does Tam Lin try to protect Matt after the wedding?

10. Why does Matt strike up a friendship with Chacho and Fidelito?

(see the answer keys)

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