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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What sort of work is América hoping for?
(a) Housecleaning.
(b) Babysitting.
(c) Retail.
(d) Cooking.

2. Where do Delaney and his wife live?
(a) San Francisco.
(b) San Juan.
(c) Arroyo Blanco Estates.
(d) Casa del Sol.

3. What does Delaney give to the person he hits?
(a) Nothing.
(b) Beer.
(c) Tortillas and eggs.
(d) Twenty dollars.

4. What is Delaney hiding in his pocket during the community gathering?
(a) A pistol.
(b) A clump of hair.
(c) His dog's foreleg.
(d) The phone number for a Mexican.

5. Dominick Flood reports that he will arrange to close what facility?
(a) The labor exchange.
(b) The local health department.
(c) The local fast food restaurant.
(d) The public high school mostly attended by Mexicans.

6. Who finds the labor exchange torn down?
(a) Kyra.
(b) Delaney.
(c) Candidó.
(d) América.

7. Who flatters Delaney by praising his magazine column?
(a) Dominick Flood.
(b) Jack Cherrystone.
(c) Jack Jardine.
(d) Al Lopez.

8. Who eventually hires América for housecleaning work?
(a) Delaney.
(b) Jack Jardine.
(c) Jack Cherrystone.
(d) A fat man with a big car.

9. What happens to Candidó when he drinks the dirty water?
(a) He never drinks dirty water.
(b) He has hallucinations.
(c) He gets an upset stomach.
(d) His thirst is satiated.

10. Who does Candidó encounter as he is coming out of the park?
(a) The light-skinned Mexican.
(b) Mexicans.
(c) Delaney.
(d) Coyotes.

11. What is inside the bag the accident victim carries?
(a) Tortillas.
(b) A baby.
(c) Drugs.
(d) Money.

12. Delaney has a flashback to a party held where, two nights earlier?
(a) The Da Ros mansion.
(b) Candidó's campsite.
(c) Dominick Flood's house.
(d) The clubhouse.

13. According to one resident, three Mexicans disguised themselves as what to get past the gate of Arroyo Blanco Estates?
(a) Lawn workers.
(b) Painters.
(c) Carpet cleaners.
(d) Delivery men.

14. How does Candidó know his wife has been attacked?
(a) She tells him.
(b) She is bleeding profusely.
(c) She has welts on her.
(d) She has frightening nightmares.

15. What does Candidó consider stealing out of a car when he becomes angry?
(a) A baby.
(b) A stereo system.
(c) A purse and briefcase.
(d) A cell phone.

Short Answer Questions

1. What is the topic of discussion at the party in Delaney's neighborhood?

2. What does Delaney do after lunch with Kyra?

3. How many hours each day does Delaney devote to his work?

4. What is characteristic of the man Delaney sees in the parking lot?

5. What does América's new job consist of?

(see the answer keys)

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