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Mid-Book Test - Hard

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

Short Answer Questions

1. Whom does Brown think will now win the elections?



2. What is the jury's ruling on Robert's death?



3. What does Brown find unacceptable about Dave?



4. Why does Brown think the arrests are politically motivated?



5. How is Dave related to Brown?



Short Essay Questions

1. Why did the police arrest Robert Fernandez?



2. What agreement does Brown make with Gilbert in this section?



3. How does Brown deal with the situation after the police have made their arrests?



4. What does Brown tell Zanzibar in his interview?



5. What does Brown arrange at the coroner's office?



6. What does the group find when they walk into the parking lot?



7. How does the group respond to the bomb blast at the courthouse?



8. Why does Brown think that Gilbert has no right to question him about Mexico?



9. What does Brown do at the nightclub in Mexico?



10. What does Mickey De Silva say he remembers about the night Robert supposedly hanged himself?



Essay Topics

Discuss the values of the 1960s. In what ways are the characters a product of their time? How does the book express the changes America was going through at the time?

What does a movement such as the Chicano Movement need to make itself heard? Did the Chicano Movement do enough to make the public aware of them? What more could they have done?

How does Acosta present himself in the book? Why does he present himself in this way? Is it an accurate representation?

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