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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What do the military members do to El Pachuco on the night of the riots?
2. What do George and Alice try to do to Henry when the Judge declares a break in the court proceedings?
3. According to Della, why do the people at the party attack the pachucos?
4. The guard beats Henry up and then does what?
5. According to El Pachuco, what happens to a Mexican once he is in jail?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What is satire and how is it used in the play? Cite examples from the play to support your answer.
Essay Topic 2
Using examples from the play, explain how the tension between whites and Chicanos is shown and what effect this tension has on the play.
Essay Topic 3
What is the message the play is communicating? Is this play effective at communicating its message? Why or why not? Support your answer with examples from the play.
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