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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. In Chapter 14, Brown finds out that ________________have been asking questions about him.
2. Who was one of Brown's bodyguards?
3. Liberace tells Brown he will vote for __________.
4. Why are spectators cleared from the court during the St. Basil trial?
5. What does the undercover policeman say the group made plans for at Brown's home?
Short Essay Questions
1. How do Brown and the others decide to avenge Robert's death?
2. Who is Cesar Chavez?
3. What problems occur on the first day of the St. Basil Thirteen hearing?
4. How do the Charles Manson supporters think their case is the same as the Brown's case?
5. What victory has Brown won at the end of Chapter 16?
6. According to Brown, why does he like Roland Zanzibar?
7. Why is the courtroom watching a color film at the beginning of Chapter 15?
8. What tragedy does Brown find out has happened in Los Angeles while he has been in Mexico?
9. What claims does Brown make about Zanzibar's murder?
10. What does Brown say in his closing speech in Chapter 12?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What were Bobby Kennedy's views on the Chicano Movement? What effect did his death have on the movement? How would the movement have developed if Kennedy had been elected President?
Essay Topic 2
Pick a character from the book and discuss that character's goals and motives. Do they achieve their goals? Do they share similar goals and motives with other characters? Do their goals clash with other characters? How do the characters goals and motives affect their interaction with each other?
Essay Topic 3
Compare Brown's character to the person he was at the beginning of the book to who he is at the end.
1) What did Brown hope to achieve at the beginning of the book?
2) What events change Brown's ideas about life?
3) How has Brown's character changed by the end of the book?
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