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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What do Louise Thornton's parents give her for high school graduation?
(a) A trip.
(b) A car.
(d) A watch.
2. Yarrow Morgan is born in _____________.
(a) North Carolina.
(b) North Dakota.
(c) South Dakota.
(d) South Carolina.
3. Maya Angelou's mother trained to be a _________.
4. What does the netting in "The Window's Netting" refer to?
(a) Web of lies.
(b) Fishing net.
(c) Tent screen.
(d) Wedding veil.
5. How old is Blanche Woodbury's brother when he began abusing her?
(a) 16 years old.
(b) 12 years old.
(c) 14 years old.
(d) 10 years old.
6. Maya Angelou compares Mr. Freeman to what animal?
(a) A rabbit.
(b) A bear.
(c) A dog.
(d) A cow.
7. Where does Maya Angelou spend her Saturdays in "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings"?
8. Where does Carrie go with her father and brother in "The Window's Netting"?
(a) A hike.
(b) A lake.
(c) A campground.
(d) A cabin.
9. Who else does Jude Brister discover her father had molested?
(a) Her aunt.
(b) Her cousin.
(c) Her stepsister.
(d) Her brother.
10. What is Jude Brister's grandmother's name?
11. What does Maya Angelou do on the stand during Mr. Freeman's trial?
12. How many cities does Jill Morgan live in the five years of moving after coming home from the hospital?
(a) Nine cities.
(b) Five cities.
(c) Fifteen cities.
(d) Seven cities.
13. Where does Maya Angelou live in "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings"?
(a) St. Louis.
(c) San Diego.
(d) New York City.
14. Who does Jean Monroe finally tell about the abuse?
(a) Her mother.
(b) Her sister.
(c) Her teacher.
(d) Her best friend.
15. Men often hassle Jean Monroe as she walks to _____________.
(b) Her friend's house.
(d) The store.
Short Answer Questions
1. In what year is Maya Angelou the "Ladies Home Journal" Woman of the Year?
2. What color is the brother's comb in Blanche Woodbury's poem, "My Brother"?
3. Jean Monroe is born in the ___________.
4. How old is Carrie in "The Window's Netting"?
5. What does Mr. Freeman tell Maya Angelou happened after he molests her the first time?
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