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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who beats Henry into unconsciousness?
2. El Pachuco describes the "Pachuco" as part mythic what?
3. What is the name of Henry's father?
4. What does Henry's mother send him in prison that he never receives?
(a) A care package.
(c) A letter.
(d) Clean clothes.
5. The tension is between the Chicanos and what other ethnic group?
(d) Middle Easterners.
6. According to El Pachuco, what do people think Henry is?
(a) A peaceful leader.
(b) A patient gang member.
(c) A violent thug.
(d) A smart man.
7. The type of people Alice and George represent are common at the time of the play, and when else?
(b) In the 80s.
(c) In the 20s.
(d) In the 1800s.
8. What does Henry's mother not want him to wear to the dance?
(a) A t-shirt and jeans.
(b) Gang colors.
(c) A zoot suit.
(d) A gang sweatshirt.
9. Where does El Pachuco take the story at the end of Act 1, scene 8?
(a) To the news station.
(b) To the courtroom.
(c) To the newsroom.
(d) To the courthouse.
10. In Act 1, scene 8, Henry brags that no matter what happens he will do what?
(a) Come out on top.
(b) Stand up for the Chicano way of life.
(c) Join the military.
(d) Be a pachuco for life.
11. What race is Tommy?
12. El Pachuco tells Henry that George and Alice are using him for what?
(b) AS a poster boy for injustice.
(c) Their own purposes.
(d) To get ahead in the world.
13. Why does Henry get involved in the fight between Rudy and Rafas?
(a) To protect his honor.
(b) To protect his sister.
(c) To defend his brother.
(d) To defend his gang.
14. What does El Pachuco do when Henry's mother and father leave?
(c) Give an aside.
15. What does Henry believe the police will do to throw him in jail?
(a) Set him up on a phony charge.
(b) Make him commit another crime.
(c) Set people up to accuse him.
(d) Charge him with a parole violation.
Short Answer Questions
1. When does the Downey gang disappear from the fight between Henry and Rafas?
2. What kind of cops are leading the investigation that Henry is involved in?
3. Who observes the police raid in the barrio?
4. How is a zoot suit cut?
5. What is the name of Henry's mother?
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