Coming of Age in Mississippi Test | Mid-Book Test - Easy

Anne Moody
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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What are the chickens attached to as they go past?
(a) Nails
(b) Crosses
(c) String
(d) Hooks

2. Who does Essie learn was once in prison?
(a) Raymond
(b) Daddy
(c) Mama
(d) The preacher

3. What does Anne earn four dollars a week doing?
(a) Cleaning
(b) Cooking
(c) Playing the piano
(d) Washing plates

4. What does Essie watch the white children doing?
(a) Wrestling
(b) Cycling
(c) Playing ball
(d) Running

5. What kind of work does Raymond do in Chapter 2?
(a) He runs a cafe.
(b) He is a soldier.
(c) He is a factory worker.
(d) He is a farmer.

6. Why does Essie think her family holds a position of honor in their new neighborhood?
(a) They have a new toilet.
(b) They are the only family with an education.
(c) They are the only black family.
(d) They are the largest family.

7. Who beats up Jerry?
(a) The sheriff
(b) Anne
(c) Raymond
(d) The Ku Klux Klan

8. What kind of chicken can Anne no longer eat?
(a) Raw chicken
(b) Roast chicken
(c) Fried chicken
(d) Boxed chicken

9. What trend does Essie start at school?
(a) Wearing holly in her hair
(b) Wearing lipstick
(c) Wearing tight clothes
(d) Wearing socks over her tights

10. How are Ed's younger brothers different from the rest of the family?
(a) They are Asian.
(b) They are white.
(c) They are disabled.
(d) They are albinos.

11. Who does Anne start working for again in this chapter?
(a) Miss Pearl
(b) Mrs. Burke
(c) Miss Rice
(d) Mrs. Jenkins

12. What organization does Anne hear about in this chapter?
(a) The RSPCA
(b) The suffragettes
(c) The NAACP
(d) The RSPCB

13. What kind of shop does Mrs. Hunt own?
(a) A music store
(b) A gentlemen tailors
(c) A ladies shop
(d) A food store

14. What does the family not have enough money to buy?
(a) More animals
(b) Cotton seeds
(c) New school clothes
(d) Meat

15. Who does Anne begin to work for in this chapter?
(a) Mrs. Burke
(b) Mrs. Tucker
(c) Mrs. Jenkins
(d) Mrs. Robinson

Short Answer Questions

1. Why does Mrs. Burke send Anne home in this chapter?

2. Who buys Essie a new dress in this chapter?

3. What does the family do with the money it earns picking pecans?

4. What is Mr. Jenkins' father known as?

5. What does Essie get chosen to be in this chapter?

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