Check for Understanding
Multiple Choice: Identify the letter of the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.
____ 1. Taylor feels Estevan is "way beyond her" because...
a. Estevan has incredibly huge biceps.
b. Esperanza, Estevan's wife, is beautiful.
c. of the horrors he faced in Guatemala.
d. of his command of English.
____ 2. Who is Ismene?
a. Antigone's sister
b. Turtle's real name
c. Estevan's teenage daughter
d. the reason 17 members of the teacher's union were not killed
____ 3. Why does Taylor like Louanne more after LouAnne gets a job?
a. Louanne gains more self confidence.
b. Louanne starts paying rent.
c. Louanne buys Turtle toys.
d. Louanne gains 20 lbs.
____ 4.When do Indians celebrate New Year's Day?
a. January 1
b. the first summer rain
c. the last snowfall
d. the first day of Spring
____ 5. "A cool breeze came up behind us, sending shivers along the spines of Mesquite trees" is an example of...