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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Pages 41-63.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is Nelson's heritage?
2. Why does Terry say Jackie was a bright light?
(a) She had a greasy face.
(b) She outshone her sister.
(c) She was loud.
(d) Her laugh was funny.
3. What honor does Evelyn's great grandfather have?
(a) The first Black man in space.
(b) The first Black man to win the lottery.
(c) The first Black doctor in Louisiana.
(d) The first Black man to build a bridge.
4. Where did Jackie and Terry live when they first got married?
(a) New Orleans East.
(b) With Jackie's parents.
(c) In the housing projects.
(d) Baton Rouge.
5. What do Mama, Daddy, and Aunt Ruby wear to relax?
(b) Swimming suits.
(d) Nylon tracksuits.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is older, Jackie or Sybil?
2. What does Josephine do when she does not want her kids hearing her?
3. Why does Evelyn think she is better than Ruby?
4. How long has Terry been clean when he goes to visit Jackie?
5. What nickname do Evelyn and Ruby give Renard before they know his name?
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