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The House of the Scorpion

The House of the Scorpion

by Nancy Farmer

The House of the Scorpion: Quotes (Who Said What) Quiz True or False

1. Who is described as “like a tree”?: “He grew large and green until he shadowed over the whole forest, but most of his branches are twisted.”El Patrón
2. “Either you press that scorpion and we escape together, or we stay here and starve together. I’m not leaving you! Now or ever!” Who said this?Celia
3. “It’s a drug and people like me crave it.” Who said this about power?Tam Lin
4. Why does María tell Matt, “You don’t have a soul, so you can’t be baptized. All animals are like that”?He’s a clone
5. “Give things away? I can’t believe I heard that! What have they been teaching you?” Who said this?El Patrón

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