Maribel's Family
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What school is Maribel attending?

What is Evers

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What is the American Dream?

The idea that any american can achieve their goals if they work for it.

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Why did Mayor quit soccer?

He fell during a drill and is too embarrassed to go back to practice.

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What state did the Rivera family move to?

What is Deleware.

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What book is mentioned on page 73?

The Titans Curse

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Where does Arturo work?

What is the mushroom farm

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How does Enrique represent an American success story?

He made it to college playing soccer on a scholarship.

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Where is Mayor originally from?

What is Panama?

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What homework was Maribel working on?

What is English homework?

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What food is mentioned on page 52?

What is tacos de bistec?

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Why doesn't Alma work?

What is a stay at home mom

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In what way does Maribel's family relate to the american dream?

They relate because they worked to give Maribel the opportunity to receive the schooling she needs to help her recover.

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Why doesn't Celia work?

Rafael wants to be the sole provider for the family.
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Where did Maribel meet the skateboard boy?

What is the laundromat?

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On what page does Alma talk about where Arturo works?

Pages 24-25

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Why did Alma take an english class?

So that she could help Maribel with her homework.

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In what way does Mayor's family relate to the American Dream?

Enrique, the oldest son, made it to play soccer at Maryland on a scholarship.

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Why did Rafael not want to go back to panama?

His school was joking saying we should have a red carpet out for you and Rafael got mad.

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What is the Rivera family's landlord's name?

What is Fito Angelino?

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What food did Isabel sell everyday?

Fresh soup.

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What brings Maribel's family to the United States?

They came to the United States for specialized schooling to help Maribel recover.

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Who came up with the idea of the American Dream?

James Truslow Adams

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What brings Mayor's family to the United States?

There was fighting and killing so they decided to leave before their family was affected.

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What is the skateboard boy's name?

What is Garrett Miller?

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What page did a character say, “Now people will tell you English is a difficult language. But don’t let them scare you. I congratulate you for being here at all and for having the courage to try. Bravo! Give yourself a round of applause.”

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