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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Rosenda create?
2. What do Beto and his companion do?
3. What can Manuel not accept about the revolution's results?
4. Where does Roberto Regules meet his partners?
5. What does Ixca notice about Norma and Robles' conversation at dinner?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Federico Robles comes to make life choices so different from other men in the novel.
Part 1) Who is Federico Robles?
Part 2) What life choices has he made?
Part 3) How do his decisions differ from other men in the story?
Essay Topic 2
There is some irony regarding the hero's son, Polas, and the millionaire's illegitimate son.
Part 1) What is the irony about their situations?
Part 2) With the book placing so much emphasis on origins and legacy, why is this symbolic?
Part 3) Does the author truly place emphasis on origins and legacy? Why or why not? Is background and culture necessary for success? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
Ixca's mother, Teodula, demands a sacrifice to save the poor people of Mexico City.
Part 1) What is this sacrifice?
Part 2) Why is this the sacrifice?
Part 3) Does this sacrifice, in fact, save the people? Why or why not?
This section contains 298 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)