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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. How is Rocio related to Mercy?
(a) Rocio is Mercy's aunt.
(b) Rocio is Mercy's sister.
(c) Rocio is Mercy's niece.
(d) Rocio is Mercy's cousin.

2. Which of the following events largely contributes toward enriching the cultural mix in Rocio's neighborhood?
(a) The Annual Multi-Cultural Festival.
(b) Latino and Anglo families living together.
(c) African-American and Latino families living together.
(d) The Annual Fourth of July Celebration.

3. What type of fruit tree is located on a vacant lot down the street from Rocio's home?
(a) Orange.
(b) Apricot.
(c) Cherry.
(d) Pear.

4. Which of the following tends to inspire Nieves the most in relation to her choice of Christmas gifts for her daughters?
(a) The girls' personalities.
(b) Religion.
(c) Frugality.
(d) The girls' wishes.

5. What article of clothing did the young man whom Rocio secretly admires inadvertently leave at her house?
(a) A tie.
(b) A tee shirt.
(c) A sweatshirt.
(d) A jacket.

6. What is the subject matter of the home movies in Nieves' closet?
(a) The Annual Multi-Cultural Festival.
(b) Nieves' family moving into their present home.
(c) Nieves' children's appearances in their respective school plays.
(d) The children in front of the willow tree.

7. Who has gifted one of the Esquibels with most of the gifts under the Esquibel family Christmas tree?
(a) Nieves' students.
(b) Rocio's sister, Mercy.
(c) Nieves.
(d) Family friends.

8. What is the name of Rocio's neighbors' eldest son?
(a) Ricky.
(b) Larry.
(c) Lonny.
(d) Donny.

9. How does the man of the house next door to that of Rocio and her family appear to be to Rocio and her sister?
(a) Lean and mean.
(b) Distant and aloof.
(c) Fun-loving and gregarious.
(d) Warm and friendly.

10. Where has Rocio's father moved?
(a) To upstate New York.
(b) To northern Texas.
(c) To northern New Mexico.
(d) To southern Maine.

11. What does Rocio hear upon "flying" into the universe?
(a) Bells ringing.
(b) A harp being played.
(c) Gusty wind.
(d) The formless spirits of dead relatives.

12. Which of the following is mentioned as having been the cause of the death of Nieves' first husband?
(a) He drank acid.
(b) He fell off a roof and broke his neck.
(c) He drowned.
(d) He was hit by a car.

13. Who is the young man whom Rocio secretly admires?
(a) Billy.
(b) Johnny.
(c) Eddie.
(d) Freddy.

14. Where does Rocio end up being "transported" into directly from the "gray room"?
(a) The "ivory room".
(b) The "blue room".
(c) The "yellow room".
(d) The "purple room".

15. Who wore Nieves' wedding dress for her own wedding?
(a) Maricela.
(b) Teresa.
(c) Eva.
(d) Ronelia.

Short Answer Questions

1. Which of the following gifts does Nieves remember giving to Rocio one Christmas?

2. What does the ashtray with cigarette butts that Nieves keeps on a shelf close to the table supposed to signify?

3. What does Nieves do with the Christmas present that she receives from Rocio?

4. How many boys grew up on Rocio's street, and became wealthy later in life?

5. Which city does Rocio mention as her dream destination to spend an evening?

(see the answer keys)

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