Before We Were Free: Quiz 4 (Pages 138-167) 2017

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Before We Were Free: Quiz 4 (Pages 138-167) 2017

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who did Anita's mother call twice a week?
    • A. 

      Anita's father

    • B. 

      Mr. Washburn

    • C. 

      Mr. Mancini

    • D. 

      Chucha

  • 2. 
    Who found Anita and took her out of the crawl space from the bathroom closet?
    • A. 

      Anita's father

    • B. 

      Mr. Washburn

    • C. 

      Chucha

    • D. 

      Wimpy

  • 3. 
    How did Anita and her mother get to the abandoned airstrip?
    • A. 

      A tank

    • B. 

      A helicopter

    • C. 

      The Chevy

    • D. 

      They walked very quickly

  • 4. 
    What vehicle did Anita and her mother use to get to the United States?
    • A. 

      A cruise ship

    • B. 

      A speed boat

    • C. 

      A crop duster plane

    • D. 

      A cargo plane

  • 5. 
    When Anita got the United States, what kind of school did she attend?
    • A. 

      A Friends school (Quaker)

    • B. 

      A Baptist school

    • C. 

      A Catholic school

    • D. 

      A Montessori school

  • 6. 
    What grade was Anita first put in school? (It was the only grade that had an open space for her.)
    • A. 

      Kindergarten

    • B. 

      Second grade

    • C. 

      Seventh grade

    • D. 

      Tenth grade

  • 7. 
    Who did Anita quote in her school essay?
    • A. 

      Her father

    • B. 

      Toni

    • C. 

      Chucha

    • D. 

      Rafael Trujillo (El Jefe)

  • 8. 
    Who did Anita write a letter to?
    • A. 

      Her father

    • B. 

      Toni

    • C. 

      Oscar

    • D. 

      Chucha

  • 9. 
    In the letter, what name did Anita use instead of Trujillo Junior?
    • A. 

      Sultan

    • B. 

      King

    • C. 

      Emperor

    • D. 

      Dictator

  • 10. 
    Who told Anita, "Your father and uncle are dead."
    • A. 

      Mr. Washburn

    • B. 

      Anita's grandfather

    • C. 

      Lucinda

    • D. 

      Mr. Mancini

  • 11. 
    Who told Anita's family what happened to Toni and her father?
    • A. 

      Mr. Washburn

    • B. 

      Mr. Farland

    • C. 

      Anita's grandfather

    • D. 

      Mr. Mancini

  • 12. 
    After Anita's father and uncle Toni were shot, what did the Trujillo Junior and the guards do with their bodies?
    • A. 

      They were burned.

    • B. 

      They were dumped into the sea.

    • C. 

      The were given a proper burial at the cemetery.

    • D. 

      They were left on the ground.

  • 13. 
    What holiday did the family celebrate together?
    • A. 

      Memorial Day

    • B. 

      Independence Day

    • C. 

      Thanksgiving

    • D. 

      President's Day

  • 14. 
    After living in the hotel/apartment for awhile, where did Anita and her family move to?
    • A. 

      They moved in with Garcias in Queens.

    • B. 

      They moved to an apartment complex in the Bronx.

    • C. 

      Mr. Washburn helped them move to Washington, D.C..

    • D. 

      They moved to a house in the suburbs.

  • 15. 
    After Anita and her family moved, what grade did she enter?
    • A. 

      First Grade

    • B. 

      Fourth Grade

    • C. 

      Sixth Grade

    • D. 

      Tenth Grade

  • 16. 
    After the family dinner was over, what did Anita's family celebrate?
    • A. 

      Anita's birthday

    • B. 

      Mundín's birthday

    • C. 

      Anita's mother's birthday

    • D. 

      The overthrow of Rafael Trujillo

  • 17. 
    Who wrote a letter to Anita?
    • A. 

      Sammy

    • B. 

      Oscar

    • C. 

      Chucha

    • D. 

      Mrs. Mancini

  • 18. 
    What did the children do in the snow?
    • A. 

      They made a snow fort.

    • B. 

      They made a snowman.

    • C. 

      They danced.

    • D. 

      They made snow angels / snow butterflies.

  • 19. 
    Julia Alvarez's novel was based on the story of
    • A. 

      An imaginary family

    • B. 

      Her immediate family

    • C. 

      Her uncle's family

    • D. 

      Her best friend's family

  • 20. 
    Julia Alvarez was spared the wrath of Rafael Trujillo and Trujillo Junior because
    • A. 

      Her father got a fellowship in New York City

    • B. 

      Her family escaped to Miami

    • C. 

      Her uncle turned himself into the SIM, and Trujillo allowed the rest of the family to leave the country

    • D. 

      Her father was caught by the SIM, and Julia and her mother were permitted to leave the country

  • 21. 
    According to Julia Alvarez, a testimonio is
    • A. 

      A story of survival

    • B. 

      A story of survival and death

    • C. 

      A story of heros

    • D. 

      A story by survivors to keep the memory of the martyrs alive

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