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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is Beloved doing for Denver upstairs?
(a) Trying on clothes
(c) Telling ghost stories
(d) Showing her her scars
2. Where does Denver have a secret spot where she can hide?
(a) In the attic
(b) In the woods
(c) In the garden
(d) By the river
3. How did the men on the plantation sate their sexual appetite?
(a) They had sex with each other.
(b) They had sex with sheep.
(c) They visited prostitutes.
(d) They had sex with calves.
4. In what way does Sethe say Halle mistreated her?
(a) He did not show up to run away with her.
(b) He mentally tortured her.
(c) He beat her.
(d) He never gave her money.
5. What happened to Sethe's mother?
(a) She was hung
(b) She married a slave owner
(c) She was imprisoned
(d) She ran away back to her homeland
6. Why are Denver and Sethe so surprised that the woman is called Beloved?
(a) Because they did not think Beloved was a real name
(b) Because it was Sethe's name when she was at the plantation
(c) Because it is a white person's name
(d) Because it is the name of Sethe's dead daughter
7. Why does Denver miss her baby sister?
(a) She took pride in the way people feared her house.
(b) She has no one to play with.
(c) She has no one to talk to.
(d) She has no one to tease.
8. What does Sethe do as soon as she sees the woman?
(a) She faints
(b) She vomits
(c) She screams
(d) She runs to the outhouse
9. What does Beloved say it is like where she comes from?
10. Who does Beloved say is the only person she needs to have?
(a) Baby Suggs
(b) Paul D
11. What does Beloved do while sitting in the kitchen with Denver?
(a) She pulls off a finger nail
(b) She pulls out a tooth
(c) She removes her hair
(d) She takes out an eye
12. Where does Beloved work?
(a) A bar
(b) A cafe
(c) A restaurant
(d) A factory
13. How many of Baby Suggs' sons ran away?
14. What did Denver used to hide from?
(a) Her mother's nagging
(b) Her stepfather's abuse
(c) Her brother's fear
(d) Her slave owner's wrath
15. Who gave Sethe her diamond earrings?
(a) Baby Suggs
(d) Mrs. Garner
Short Answer Questions
1. Who pierced Sethe's ears?
2. Who does Sethe think about after she has sex with Paul D?
3. When did Miss Bodwin give Denver the perfume?
4. Why did Halle break down?
5. What does Beloved ask Sethe about?
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