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Esperanza Rising

Esperanza Rising

by Pam Muñoz Ryan

Esperanza Rising: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz

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Q. In the United States, Esperanza witnesses a lot of discrimination based on what factor?


Class
Race
Religion
TV preferences
Q. For many of the immigrants that Esperanza meets, America is seen as the land of what?


Opportunity
Poverty
Wealth
Disney
Q. Esperanza's Mama teaches her daughter that they can face any challenges, as long as they have what?


Money
A house
Ice cream
One another
Q. Esperanza's grandmother teaches her an important lesson: that she should never be afraid to do what?


Challenge authority
Work hard
Start over
Eat gefilte fish
Q. Esperanza learns that home will always be where?


Mexico
The United States
Where she can be with the people she loves
In her imagination
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