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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. When does Betina reveal her arrogant, superior character?
2. Why does Ixca mysteriously appear in Robles' office?
3. Who helps Mercedes give birth?
4. How does Betina end up when Jamie is criticized?
5. How do Gabriel and his friends celebrate?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Ixca tells Robles it is important to listen to the young, especially when one has no children.
Part 1) To what youth is Ixca referring?
Part 2) What is ironic about this?
Part 3) How do the youth's words impact Robles?
Essay Topic 2
Pimpelina has remained an unmarried virgin.
Part 1) Has she ever been in love? If so, with whom, and why does the relationship end?
Part 2) Why has she never married?
Part 3) Based on the information in the story, do you believe she will ever find anyone to marry? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
Norma grows stronger after her relationship with Ixca.
Part 1) Why?
Part 2) Give an example of this.
Part 3) How is this strength and feeling of power destroyed?
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