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The House of the Scorpion

The House of the Scorpion

by Nancy Farmer

The House of the Scorpion: Themes (For the Most Part) Correct True or False

1. Matt is a clone of El Patrón—but what can he do to make himself his own man?He can make different choices than El Patrón made
2. People say Matt has no soul since he is a clone. But what about him proves his humanity?His eyes
3. Besides being a clone, what do the people of Opium shun people for?Being the child of immigrants
4. Why does El Patrón even make a clone of himself?He thinks he’s so good looking that he wants to be able to look at himself even when there are no mirrors present
5. Who are eejits?Clones

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