The Ultimate
Esperanza Rising
Book Quiz

Question 1 of 12

What did Isabel want to be at school?

  • The Queen of May
  • Summer Princess
  • The Skeleton Princess
  • The Queen of Marigolds

Question 2 of 12

Who wanted to marry Mama after Papa died?

  • Tio Luis
  • Mario Cabio
  • Antonio
  • Tio Carlos

Question 3 of 12

What is the real name of Esperanza's mother?

  • Ramona
  • Fran
  • Clare
  • Serena

Question 4 of 12

What makes Mama get super sick?

  • The dust storm
  • Rancid meat
  • Contracts scarlet fever from the neighbor's twins
  • Gets lost in a rainstorm

Question 5 of 12

What is the name of Marta's mom?

  • Ada
  • Francis
  • Amelia
  • Isabella

Question 6 of 12

What did Esperanza give the babies that made them sick?

  • Raw plums
  • Honey
  • Spoiled milk
  • Molasses

Question 7 of 12

What is in the package that Miguel and Alfonso bring?

  • Roots of roses
  • Apples and oranges
  • Flour and sugar
  • Books

Question 8 of 12

What job does Miguel want to have and eventually get?

  • Train engine worker
  • A pharmacist
  • A field work manager
  • A bus driver

Question 9 of 12

What are the babies' names?

  • Pepe and Lupe
  • Juan and Mario
  • Marco and Lupe
  • Pepe and Sancho

Question 10 of 12

What happens to Esperanza's house?

  • It burns down
  • It gets hit by a tornado
  • It floods
  • It collapses during an earthquake

Question 11 of 12

What happens to Papa?

  • He gets killed by bandits
  • He gets hit by a bus
  • He is trampled by a horse
  • He gets pneumonia and dies

Question 12 of 12

What does Esperanza give to Isabel?

  • A porcelain doll
  • Blue slippers
  • A pink gown
  • A silver necklace

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