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A Virtuous Woman Test | Mid-Book Test - Hard

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Mid-Book Test - Hard

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This quiz consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. What did John do that was the last straw for Ruby?



2. Why did John Woodrow call Ruby a profane name?



3. Who is Jack's wife?



4. When they first met, what did Jack tell Ruby about her husband?



5. What does Jack always mess up?



Short Essay Questions

1. Why did Ruby cry when she found out that John Woodrow was dead?



2. What does Burr do for Jack, and how does this save his life?



3. What did Roland finally get arrested for?



4. What land did Jack turn down, and why?



5. How was Ruby not like Jack's mother?



6. Describe John's courting of Ruby and how he presented himself to her.



7. What kind of person was Tiny Fran?



8. What happened when Ruby's mother invited the migrant workers into the house for lunch?



9. What did Jack and Ruby think happens to the soul after death?



10. What happened to John Woodrow the night before Ruby and Jack met?



Essay Topics

Explore Ruby's sense of pride, both before and after John Woodrow, as well as during childhood and adulthood.

Race relations come up within the story. Describe African-American roles within the story and argue whether these characters are portrayed realistically or stereotypically.

Both John Woodrow and Jack Stokes felt inferior to Ruby. Compare and contrast their reasons and motivations for these feelings, as well as their origins.

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