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One Hundred Years of Solitude

One Hundred Years of Solitude


by Gabriel García Márquez

One Hundred Years of Solitude: It really will be a Buendía when you're done True or False

1. How are Úrsula and José Arcadio Buendía related? -> Úrsula is José’s aunt
2. Where did the name Macondo come from? -> José dreamt it
3. Why does Petra Cotes sleep with both the Segundo twins? -> She doesn’t realize they’re two different people
4. What does death look like to Amaranta? -> A walking skeleton
5. What is wrong with Amaranta Úrsula and Aureliano(II)’s baby? -> He has a pig’s tail