Chapter 28 Quiz
At the beginning of chapter 28, Maya remarks that she “could feel the Lord of Shadows’ presence like a cloud that had blocked out the sun, or a sudden chill on a warm day.” When she uses this way to describe the Lord of Shadows, she is using which of the following storytelling techniques?
Drawing a conclusion
Making a comparison
Plotting an action scene
When the Lord of Shadows first arrives at the gym, how does Papa keep him out?
Lock the doors
Erect an ice barrier
Create a mini-veil
Start a fire
What does Maya notice about the Lord of Shadows’ physical appearance when he enters the gym?
He is surrounded by writhing red ribbons
Purple and black ribbons surround him
He looks like one of the orishas
He doesn’t have a physical form
Before Maya and her father can escape through the gateway, the Lord of Shadows captures Papa. What happens in the story next?
The color drains from Papa’s face
Icicles form on Papa’s skin
Papa’s skin starts to glow
None of the above
What action does Maya take to stop the Lord of Shadows from hurting her father?
She distracts him by getting him to talk
She begs the Lord of Shadows to let Papa go
She battles the Lord of Shadows with her staff
She tells him the secret to entering the human world
The Lord of Shadows wraps Papa in a cocoon with his ribbons. Cocoons occur in nature in which of the following:
Maya realizes an important detail about the Lord of Shadows that might help her defeat him. What is it?
He is always moving
He is afraid of water
He is bad at directions
He is always in shadows
What does Maya do to hurt the Lord of Shadows and give her more time to escape through the gateway with Papa?
She releases her magic in a blast of light
She defeats him with the staff
She sends god symbols careening at him
She tricks him into leaving the gym
When Maya and Papa enter the gateway, something goes horribly wrong. What happens?
They get stuck in the gateway
They end up in another place in the Dark
The Lord of Shadows grabs them with his ribbons
The bridge of god symbols collapses
How does Maya stop the Lord of Shadows from entering the human world?
She strikes his ribbons with her staff
She closes the gateway
She sends another blast of light
None of the above
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