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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How old was Clover Greer when she had her first child?
2. How many children did Geraldine Penney have?
3. According to Stack, who were the disciplinarians in the lives of most children in the Flats?
4. How many sisters did Magnolia have?
5. Who did Terence Platt live with when he was a child?
(a) His grandparents.
(b) His father and his girlfriend.
(c) His aunt.
(d) His mother and her boyfriend.
6. What was the name of Clover Greer's daughter?
7. What were Ann's sisters names?
(a) Ethel, Georgia, and Madge.
(b) Ethel, Wilma, and Georgia.
(c) Wilma, Joann, and Ethel.
(d) Georgia, Joann, and Madge.
8. How many months pregnant was Julia when she moved in with her mother?
(a) Six months.
(b) Four months.
(c) Three months.
(d) Two months.
9. How long had Georgia lived with her female family member?
(a) Most of her life.
(b) Six months.
(c) Her whole life.
(d) Ten years.
10. Who wrote that "the job fails the man, and the man fails the job"?
(a) Carol Stack.
(b) Elliot Liebow.
(c) Alex Reaves.
(d) John Goodwin.
11. Who did Violet leave her two older children with when she moved?
(a) Their father.
(b) Her aunt.
(c) Her sister.
(d) Her mother.
12. What were the house numbers on Cricket St. where most of Michael's kin lived?
(a) 14, 16, and 18.
(b) 16, 18, and 20.
(c) 16, 18, and 22.
(d) 22, 24, and 28.
13. According to Stack's survey, what percent of children lived with their mothers kin at some point in their lives?
14. What happened to Yvonne soon after she moved to the Flats?
(a) She got pregnant.
(b) She was evicted.
(c) She got married.
(d) She lost a child.
15. How old was Lottie James when she got pregnant?
Short Answer Questions
1. When 188 mothers were surveyed on who they would choose to raise their children if they died, who was the second choice?
2. How old was Ruby when her first child was born?
3. What were children encouraged to do when visiting their fathers?
4. How many children did Claudia Williams have?
5. How old was Ruby Banks when she first met her father?
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