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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What country does Vernon tell his mother he is going to?
2. What of the following philosophical problems does Vernon speak with Ledesma about?
3. In which of the following Texan cities is the novel set?
(a) El Paso.
4. Which of the following is the location of the murder?
(a) A café.
(b) A library.
(c) A school.
(d) A square.
5. Which of the following things helps Vernon get through the Mexican border?
(a) A passport.
(b) A gun.
(d) A smile.
Short Answer Questions
1. What actor does Vernon say he wishes he were?
2. What are Vernon's mother and Lally wearing when Vernon comes home?
3. Which of the following towns is nearest to Martirio?
4. What is Taylor's surname?
5. Why does Vernon give Deutschman back $20?
Short Essay Questions
1. What do the police find out about Vernon's sexuality?
2. What does Vernon think about Taylor in this section?
3. Why does Vernon make faces before appearing on TV?
4. What does Vernon remind himself when he realizes he is in a tough situation?
5. What does Ladesma tell Vernon about trials?
6. Why does Vernon not want to invite Vaine into his home?
7. Why are Vernon, Deutschman and Ella all happy with the outcome in Chapter 13?
8. Why does Vernon's mother say she is crying?
9. What does Vernon recall about the morning of the murders as he rode to school with Jesus?
10. Describe Ella.
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