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Anne Moody
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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What makes Essie sad in this chapter?
(a) Her father's absence
(b) The song
(c) A hole in her tights
(d) The death of a friend

2. Whose house does Essie go to to pick up a letter?
(a) Mrs Burke's
(b) Clara's
(c) Winnie's
(d) Mrs. Jenkins'

3. What is the name of Raymond's mother?
(a) Miss Jackson
(b) Miss Pearl
(c) Miss Louise
(d) Miss Thompson

4. What do Raymond and Mama pray for to help the cotton grow?
(a) Rain
(b) Fertilizer
(c) Sun
(d) More animals

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

Short Answer Questions

1. What does the crowd sing at the parade?

2. What does Anne have to pull out from the chickens?

3. With whom does the Guild try and catch the sheriff?

4. Where should blacks go in the movie theater?

5. Who does Anne start working for again in this chapter?

Short Essay Questions

1. How does Essie Mae's father cause the family problems?

2. What happens to Anne in Baton Rogue?

3. What terrible event occurs in Chapter 11?

4. What does Essie Mae think of the Centreville Bapist Church?

5. Why does Essie Mae's mother think the house is dangerous in Chapter 2?

6. Why is Anne disgusted with the work at the chicken factory?

7. In what way is Linda kind to Essie in Chapter 7?

8. How does Essie's family afford to buy her a new dress as Homecoming Queen in Chapter 8?

9. What rumors spread about who started the fire in Chapter 11?

10. How does Essie get her name changed in Chapter 9?

(see the answer keys)

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