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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What happens very quickly?
2. When does Betina reveal her arrogant, superior character?
3. What does Teodula find when she arrives at the Robles house?
4. What of Gladys' describe many traditional motifs and scenes from ancient religion?
5. Upon what does Pimpenela reflect?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The novel shows how following one's best, most noble intentions for helping society is very likely a recipe for failure.
Part 1) Give two examples to prove this statement correct.
Part 2) How does this statement stay true throughout the novel for some characters?
Part 3) Do you agree with this statement? Why or why not?
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
When Rodrigo Pola asks Ixca about his life, he becomes very agitated.
Part 1) What does Ixca do in his agitated state?
Part 2) Why is he agitated?
Part 3) How does the novel end? Is it an effective ending? Why or why not?
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