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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the name of the plantation where Paul D and Sethe first met?
(a) Home Comfort
(b) All You Need
(c) Peace and Understanding
(d) Sweet Home
2. What does Beloved wonder about herself?
(a) If her tooth will grow back
(b) How long she can stay together
(c) If she is really human
(d) How old she is
3. Where does Paul sleep at first?
(a) In the bath tub
(b) On a chair
(c) Under Sethe's bed
(d) On the floor
4. What did Mr. Garner trust about his slaves?
(a) Their honesty
(b) Their work ethic
(c) Their humanity
(d) Their opinion
5. What does Beloved ask Denver about?
(a) Her hiding place
(b) Paul D
(c) Her birth
6. Where is the woman sitting when Sethe, Denver and Paul D arrive back from the carnival?
(a) On the porch
(b) On a stump outside the house
(c) On Sethe's bed
(d) On the grass
7. What does Sethe do as soon as she sees the woman?
(a) She vomits
(b) She runs to the outhouse
(c) She faints
(d) She screams
8. Why was Paul D imprisoned?
(a) For killing cattle
(b) For having sex with a white woman
(c) For swearing at his slave owner
(d) For trying to kill a man called Brandyman
9. Who gave Denver her perfume?
(a) Miss Bodwin
(b) Baby Suggs
(c) Paul D
10. Where does Paul D take Sethe and Denver?
(a) To the cinema
(b) To the theatre
(c) To a carnival
(d) To a fun fair
11. How many years is its since Sethe's baby died?
(a) Ten years
(b) Nine years
(c) Five years
(d) Eight years
12. What does Amy make Sethe the morning after the birth?
(a) A bracelet
(b) A necklace
(d) A pair of shoes
13. Why did Halle break down?
(a) He saw Sethe caressing a white boy.
(b) He saw Sethe being raped in the barn.
(c) He saw Sethe trying to kill their children.
(d) He saw Sethe being beaten.
14. How many other slaves is Paul D locked up with?
15. What did Baby Suggs do for a living when Sethe arrived at 124?
(a) She was a house servant
(b) She played golf
(c) She was a preacher
(d) She was a cook
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Beloved say it is like where she comes from?
2. What did Baby Suggs teach?
3. When did Miss Bodwin give Denver the perfume?
4. Who does Baby Suggs claim is the only bad luck in the world?
5. Why are Denver and Sethe so surprised that the woman is called Beloved?
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