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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does John's mother give him for his birthday?
(a) A special breakfast
(d) A card
2. What was John the first member of his family to do?
(a) Be born in the north
(b) Marry a white woman
(c) Go to college
3. Who raped Deborah?
(a) A group of black men
(b) A preacher
(c) A group of white men
4. What kind of boy did Gabriel become?
5. What does the narrow path promise?
(a) A narrow mind
(b) The glory of an afterlife
(c) An unhappy life
(d) The love of God
6. What park does John go to in this section?
(a) Central Park
(b) Hyde Park
(c) Regent's Park
(d) South Park
7. Whose birthday is it at the beginning of the book?
(a) John Grimes
(b) Gabriel Grimes
(c) Elizabeth Grimes
(d) Roy Grimes
8. What instrument does Elisha play?
9. What is John's chore on a Saturday?
(a) To wash the dishes
(b) To dust the furniture
(c) To cut the grass
(d) To wash the front fence
10. Who does Gabriel blame for Roy's wild ways?
(a) The devil
11. What does Gabriel use to whip Roy?
(a) A towel
(b) A rope
(c) A switch
(d) A belt
12. What does John think the people on fifth avenue don't read every night?
(a) The constitution
(b) The bible
(c) Lord Byron
(d) Huckleberry Fin
13. Who does Florence kneel with at the altar?
(b) The preachers
(c) The choir boys
(d) The saints
14. Who argues with John's mother in the kitchen?
15. What was the name of Gabriel's first wife?
Short Answer Questions
1. What country did Frank die in?
2. Whose presence at church surprises John?
3. What does Florence remember talking about with Frank?
4. What is John worried about as he enters the movie theater?
5. Where did Florence's father leave for after Gabriel's birth?
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