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Esperanza Rising: Symbols True or False
What possession of Esperanza's reminds her that life is full of many obstacles? -> The roses from Papa's garden
What mythical creature rises from its own ashes to start a new life, just like Esperanza's family? -> A wizard
What symbol does Esperanza use to explain to Miguel that they are from two separate classes, and can never be together? -> A vineyard
What does the phrase "There is no rose without thorns" mean? -> Roses are thorny
What are the chapters in
named for? -> The crops that Esperanza and her family harvest at different times of the year
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