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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part II, Lies to My Mother, Chapters 16-24.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What did the redbird do that makes Rick question life?
(a) It attacked its own reflection.
(b) It hurled itself into a pool.
(c) It flew into a glass door.
(d) It threw its baby from the nest.
2. How did Rick view his time in high school?
(a) He learned a lot from it.
(b) He worked hard at it.
(c) He wasted it.
(d) He worked too hard at his job to take time for it.
3. What did Margaret eat when the children were small?
(a) Only bread.
(b) The scraps from their plates.
(c) What falls to the floor.
(d) What is given to her by others.
4. What reason did grandpa Charlie have for shooting a neighbor woman?
(a) She came at him with a knife.
(b) She told the police he made likker.
(c) She hit one of his children.
(d) She lied about his stealing.
5. What memory does Rick recall of his grandmother and himself when he was five?
(a) Listening to the radio in bed with her.
(b) Making cookies.
(c) Dancing in the kitchen.
Short Answer Questions
1. In general, how did Rick Bragg feel about religion as he always had?
2. What gift did Rick receive in 2nd grade that had such a large impact on him?
3. What was Rick's first story about as a news reporter for the Anniston Star?
4. What does Rick hope his story will accomplish?
5. Who went to Charles's funeral?
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