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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 12.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What happens to Richard's bike when he is making a delivery in this chapter?
(a) Its wheel buckles
(b) Its pedals fall off
(c) It gets a flat tire
(d) Its frame snaps
2. What does Richard refuse to accept from a white customer?
(a) A present
3. What is the only day of the week that Richard could realistically work on?
4. Why does Ella have to stop work?
(a) She wants to spend more time with her children
(b) She is ill
(c) She has won the lottery
(d) She is pregnant
5. Who does Richard persuade to publish his short story?
(a) The Chicago Tribune
(b) The New York Times
(c) The local black newspaper
(d) The local newsletter
Short Answer Questions
1. Who does Richard have to write to for help?
2. What is the title of the short story that Richard writes?
3. What do the white youths smash into Richard's face?
4. Who does RIchard say is the person who encourages him to keep writing?
5. Why does Granny refuse to pay for Richard's school books?
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