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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part 2, 'Yesterday I saw him watch my sister.' Survivors of Sexual Abuse by Relatives: Lynn Swenson, from My Half-Sleep; and Maya Angelou, from I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Mr. Freeman tell Maya Angelou happened after he molests her the first time?
(a) Her mother will hate her.
(b) He loves her.
(c) She wet the bed.
(d) She is a naughty girl.
2. Who does the grandfather watch undress in the poem "From My Half Sleep"?
(a) The grandmother.
(c) The sister.
(d) The mother.
3. Who does Mr. Freeman threaten to kill if Maya Angelou tells about what he did?
(a) Her mother.
(b) Her brother.
(d) Her dog.
4. Yarrow Morgan is born in _____________.
(a) South Dakota.
(b) North Dakota.
(c) North Carolina.
(d) South Carolina.
5. Mr. Freeman sends Maya Angelou to the store to buy what?
Short Answer Questions
1. Who threatens her father when Jill Morgan leaves the hospital?
2. The story "These are the Things I Remember" starts with Maggie Hoyal's memory of what?
3. What is Jude Brister's grandmother's name?
4. How many autobiographical books did Maya Angelou write?
5. What does Maya Angelou's mother think is wrong with her daughter after the rape?
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