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 does Anne have enough money to buy when she arrives home?
(a) A horse
(b) New school clothes
(c) Make up
(d) A television

2. What does Anne have to pull out from the chickens?
(a) Their brains
(b) Their guts
(c) Their feathers
(d) Their feet

3. What does Essie pick at Mr. Wheeler's farm?
(a) Pecans
(b) Crab apples
(c) Cotton
(d) Strawberries

4. What do the whites claim started the fire at the Taplins' house?
(a) A funny cigarette
(b) A cigar
(c) An electrical fault
(d) A kerosene lamp

5. Where does Anne find work in this chapter?
(a) Restaurant Civilized
(b) The Jackson Chicken Farm
(c) The Art Cafe
(d) Ourso's Department Store

6. What is the name of Anne's teacher in this chapter?
(a) Miss Rice
(b) Miss Fredericks
(c) Miss Younis
(d) Miss Davis

7. Who do the blacks claim the fire was meant to scare?
(a) The white man next door
(b) The black community
(c) The Ku Klux Clan
(d) The sheriff

8. Who looks after Essie Mae and her sister while their parents are at work?
(a) George Lee
(b) George Lucas
(c) Abraham Fredericks
(d) Joe Rogers

9. Where do Essie's parents work?
(a) The local hospital
(b) The fields
(c) A bomb factory
(d) A chicken farm

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

11. What lesson does Anne take twice a week?
(a) French lessons
(b) German lessons
(c) Piano lessons
(d) Trumpet lessons

12. Who does Anne begin working for at the end of this chapter?
(a) Mrs. Davis
(b) Mrs. Hunt
(c) Miss Pearl
(d) Mrs. Jenkins

13. What kind of dance does Anne perform in this chapter?
(a) A pole dance
(b) The samba
(c) An African dance
(d) A belly dance

14. What is Lily White's real name?
(a) James
(b) Janice
(c) Sidney
(d) Denise

15. What does the family do with the money it earns picking pecans?
(a) Throws a party
(b) Buys a new mule
(c) Goes to a ball game
(d) Buys new school clothes

Short Answer Questions

1. What city does Anne go to in this chapter?

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

3. What kind of shop does Mrs. Hunt own?

4. Who beats up Jerry?

5. What makes Essie sad in this chapter?

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