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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Which of the following adjectives is not descriptive of Nieves' nature?
2. What is the name of Rocio's neighbors' eldest son?
3. Which part of Rocio's street is the actual location of the town in which Rocio lives?
(a) The "Down" part.
(b) The "Up" part.
(c) The "Middle" part.
(d) The "Last" part.
4. How is Rocio related to Mercy?
(a) Rocio is Mercy's niece.
(b) Rocio is Mercy's sister.
(c) Rocio is Mercy's cousin.
(d) Rocio is Mercy's aunt.
5. Which of the following memorable events that has occurred in Nieves' life is documented via a photograph in her closet?
(a) Her first wedding.
(b) Her 15th birthday celebration.
(c) Her high school graduation.
(d) Her second wedding.
6. How does Rocio feel about the celebration of Christmas at her house?
(a) She looks forward to it.
(b) She thoroughly enjoys it.
(c) She thinks that it is too festive for her taste.
(d) She resents it.
7. Aside from Esquibel family members, which of the following normally become recipients of a couple of gifts from under the Esquibel Christmas tree?
(a) Rocio's and Mercy's teachers.
(b) The Esquibels' neighbors across the street.
(c) The poor in Mexico.
(d) The poor people at the church that the Esquibels attend.
8. What was the occasion for the young man whom Rocio secretly admires to visit her home?
(a) A Halloween party.
(b) A Fourth of July celebration.
(c) A Valentine's Day party.
(d) A Christmas celebration.
9. Which of the following tends to inspire Nieves the most in relation to her choice of Christmas gifts for her daughters?
(c) The girls' personalities.
(d) The girls' wishes.
10. What is the large item mentioned as being stored in the living room closet at the Esquibel home?
(a) A large map book.
(b) A large family photo.
(c) A large umbrella.
(d) A large country basket.
11. Who is the young man whom Rocio secretly admires?
12. What does the willow tree down the street provide for Rocio, her family, and neighbors?
(a) A backdrop for family gatherings and photos.
(b) Breathtaking beauty.
(c) A great hiding place.
(d) Plenty of shade.
13. Which of the following gifts does Nieves remember giving to Rocio one Christmas?
(a) A book of poiems.
(b) Nieves does not remember what gift she has given to Rocio.
(c) Her first Barbie doll.
(d) Her first bicycle.
14. What does Nieves do with the Christmas present that she receives from Rocio?
(a) She does not use it and stores it away.
(b) She uses it and stores it.away.
(c) She uses it and does not store it away.
(d) She does not use it nor store it away.
15. How many sets of guest towels are stored in the Esquibels' bathroom closet?
Short Answer Questions
1. Which of the following items does Rocio buy as a Christmas gift for her mother, Nieves?
2. How much money is Rocio prepared to spend on a gift for her mother?
3. What type of level is determined and assigned to the residents of Rocio's street, depending on the location of certain trees?
4. Which of the following families lives next door to Rocio?
5. What is the name of Rocio's mother?
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