The House of the Scorpion Test | Final Test - Hard

Nancy Farmer
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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. How does Carlos say he got privileges?

2. Who arranged Maria's marriage?

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

4. What does Flaco do while Matt attacks Jorge?

5. How does Chacho get out of the bone pit?

Short Essay Questions

1. What happened to Ton Ton's parents?

2. What does Tam Lin say is unique and dangerous about the secret passage?

3. What causes Matt to finally admit something wrong about himself to Jorge?

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

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

6. What causes a revolt of the boys on Jorge?

7. Why do the Keepers call Matt an aristocrat?

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

9. What is the talk with the 5 legged horse about?

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

Essay Topics

Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:

Essay Topic 1

Why are so many people unable to accept Matt, and what does this indicate about the society this book takes place in?

Essay Topic 2

Which character did you relate with the most in this book? Why is this? How did this character change throughout the book?

Essay Topic 3

Matt endures many different trials before the end of the book. What are some of these trials, and what lessons does Matt learn through these experiences?

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