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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 is the name of Experience Gibb's uncle in "1952, And Other Years"?
2. What is Jean Monroe wearing the first time her father asks to touch her?
3. Where is Marty O. Dyke born?
(c) New York.
4. What does Mr. Freeman tell Maya Angelou happened after he molests her the first time?
(a) Her mother will hate her.
(b) She is a naughty girl.
(c) He loves her.
(d) She wet the bed.
5. Where is Marty O. Dyke training to work as a printer?
(b) San Francisco.
(d) New York City.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Blanche Woodbury say her brother lives in her poem, "My Brother"?
2. How old is Maggie Hoyal when she runs away from home?
3. Which of Maggie Hoyal's brother's goes to live with her mother?
4. What do Louise Thornton's parents give her for high school graduation?
5. What does Maggie Hoyal tell her father is wrong with her to put him off for a while?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Lynn Swenson come to understand about her mother as she comes to term with her own abuse?
2. How did Desi's grandmother abuse her?
3. What brought about the creation of "I Never Told Anyone"?
4. What two animals does Maya Angelou compare Mr. Freeman to In "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings"?
5. Under what circumstances was Jill Morgan hospitalized for several weeks at age four?
6. How were both Jill Morgan's parents responsible for her abuse?
7. Why does Maya Angelou enjoy Mr. Freeman holding her the first time he abuses her?
8. What does Lynn Swenson describe in her poem called "From My Half-Sleep"?
9. What happens to Experience Gibbs in second grade?
10. What was R.C.'s childhood like?
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