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One Hundred Years of Solitude

One Hundred Years of Solitude


by Gabriel García Márquez

One Hundred Years of Solitude: You’re in solitude because it takes 100 years to figure it all out (summary quiz) Quiz

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Q. Who does José Arcadio (II) leave town with?

His dad
He is kidnapped
His new wife
Q. What does Rebecca carry around with her when she first arrives?

A teddy bear
Her parents’ bones
An umbrella
A Bible
Q. Who is the first person buried in Macondo?

Jose Arcadio (II)
Rebecca’s parents
Q. How does Remedios die?

She is killed by Pietro Crespi
She kills herself in grief
Uterine hemorrhage from the early stages of pregnancy
Q. Where did Úrsula hide her gold?

She buried it under the house
She didn’t actually have any gold
She hid it under her bed
In Melquíades’ grave