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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where do Rocio's neighbors send their eldest son to live?
(a) To a prep school in England.
(b) To his Aunt Dorothy's.
(c) To his Uncle Earlon's.
(d) To a home for disturbed boys.
2. Which of the following adjectives is not descriptive of Nieves' nature?
3. Which of the following families lives next door to Rocio?
(a) The Millers.
(b) The Espinosas.
(c) The Culvers.
(d) The Athertons.
4. Which of the following set types of everyday work apparel can be found in Nieves' closet?
5. Who is mentioned as having been Nieves' first husband?
(a) Jorge Manuel Imaba.
(b) Francisco Vargas Valenzuela.
(c) Juan Luz Contreras.
(d) Alejandro Cano Salazar.
6. Which of the following states is home to Rocio?
(a) New Mexico.
7. Aside from food, which of the following is stored in the Esquibels' kitchen?
(a) Her mother's memories.
(b) A washing machine.
(c) A bushel of pine cones.
(d) A lawn mower.
8. How much money is Rocio prepared to spend on a gift for her mother?
(a) Twenty-two dollars.
(b) Seven dollars.
(c) Three dollars.
(d) Forty-five dollars.
9. Who has divided Rocio's street into different parts?
(a) The town's mayor.
(b) Rocio and other children who live on her same block.
(c) The Homeowners' Association
(d) The state Governor.
10. What does Rocio see as she is "flying" into the universe?
(a) The Earth beneath her.
11. Where has Rocio's father moved?
(a) To northern New Mexico.
(b) To northern Texas.
(c) To upstate New York.
(d) To southern Maine.
12. 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.
(d) The girls' wishes.
13. Which of the following is Nieves' profession?
14. Which part of the street is Rocio's home located on?
(a) The "Middle" part.
(b) The "Up" part.
(c) The "Down" part.
(d) The "Last" part.
15. What store is Rocio doing her Christmas shopping in as the Evening in Paris section of the book begins?
(a) Dina's Country Store.
(d) The Christmas Shoppe.
Short Answer Questions
1. How many boys grew up on Rocio's street, and became wealthy later in life?
2. Which of the following events largely contributes toward enriching the cultural mix in Rocio's neighborhood?
3. Which of the following country's poor are to receive the rummage in the living room closet in the Esquibel home?
4. What type of dessert is served as part of the Esquibel's family Christmas dinner?
5. What is the main course at the Esquibel's family Christmas dinner?
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