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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How old is Maya Angelou in "I know Why the Caged Bird Sings"?
(a) 12 years old.
(b) 6 years old.
(c) 10 years old.
(d) 8 years old.
2. Where does Louise Thornton's cousin Claire and her family live?
3. Jean Monroe is born in the ___________.
4. How many autobiographical books did Maya Angelou write?
(a) Two books.
(b) Five books.
(c) Four books.
(d) One book.
5. How old is Blanche Woodbury when her mother was committed to a psychiatric care center?
(a) An infant.
(b) A teenager.
(c) An adult.
(d) A toddler.
6. What does Maya Angelou do on the stand during Mr. Freeman's trial?
7. How old is Maggie Hoyal when her father started abusing her?
(a) Six months old.
(b) Two years old.
(c) Nine years old.
(d) Nine months old.
8. What does Mr. Freeman tell Maya Angelou happened after he molests her the first time?
(a) She wet the bed.
(b) She is a naughty girl.
(c) Her mother will hate her.
(d) He loves her.
9. What does Lynn see everywhere at the end of "From My Half Sleep"?
10. Where is Jean Monroe's mother when her father begins to touching her?
(c) A relatives' house.
11. What does Maggie Hoyal tell her father is wrong with her to put him off for a while?
(b) Bad cold.
(c) Stomach virus.
(d) Her period.
12. Where is Jude Brister born?
13. What is Mr. Freeman's fate at the end of "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings"?
(b) Work camp.
14. Where does Uncle Karl invite Louise Thornton's brother, Frank, to go with him?
(b) Stock car races.
(d) Horse races.
15. Maya Angelou said that her rape was a matter of the needle giving because the _________ can't.
Short Answer Questions
1. What could Lynn Swenson taste after her grandfather left her?
2. What does Maya Angelou's mother think is wrong with her daughter after the rape?
3. Who else does Jude Brister discover her father had molested?
4. How old is Desi when her grandmother began abusing her?
5. What does Jean Monroe want to assure her father of the first time he touches her?
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