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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 happened in 1991 that Rick got to experience that terrified him deeply?
(a) A riot in Miami.
(b) A young boy getting killed in an accident.
(c) A train wreck with many left dead.
(d) A murder in a grocery store.
2. In general, how did Rick Bragg feel about religion as he always had?
(a) He is fervent about it.
(b) He is apathetic about it.
(c) He never found the joy of it as he had seen others have.
(d) He believes it is detrimental.
3. What was Rick's first story about as a news reporter for the Anniston Star?
(a) Deer hunters who were killing each other by accident.
(b) Race car drivers killed on the track.
(c) Football players who suffered from concussions.
(d) Gang members who were shot to death.
4. What did the box contain that Rick's father gave to him on his last visit?
(b) Car magazines.
(c) Classical literature.
(d) Dirty books.
5. What school did Rick attend at the age of 33?
Short Answer Questions
1. What was the wall in Brooklyn that Rick wrote about?
2. Why did Rick lose his job at the Birmingham paper?
3. How did Sam torture Rick in the outhouse?
4. Why did Rick tell his family's story?
5. What did Aunt Mary Jo take the children out for to eat?
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