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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. How old is Maya Angelou in "I know Why the Caged Bird Sings"?
(a) 10 years old.
(b) 12 years old.
(c) 6 years old.
(d) 8 years old.
2. Where does Uncle Karl invite Louise Thornton's brother, Frank, to go with him?
(a) Stock car races.
(d) Horse races.
3. Where is Marty O. Dyke born?
(a) New York.
4. What does Marty O. Dyke accuse her father of in her poem?
5. What is Uncle Karl's nickname for Louise Thornton?
Short Answer Questions
1. How old is Maggie Hoyal when her father started abusing her?
2. Who else does Jude Brister discover her father had molested?
3. The story "These are the Things I Remember" starts with Maggie Hoyal's memory of what?
4. Men often hassle Jean Monroe as she walks to _____________.
5. How old is Blanche Woodbury's brother when he began abusing her?
Short Essay Questions
1. What led Jean Monroe to finally tell her mother about her father's abuse?
2. How did Desi's grandmother abuse her?
3. Why didn't Experience Gibbs want to contribute to this anthology?
4. What was R.C.'s childhood like?
5. What does Lynn Swenson come to understand about her mother as she comes to term with her own abuse?
6. What was Maggie Hoyal's childhood like and what caused her to write about her abuse?
7. What is Marty O. Dyke's poem "Yeah I'm Blaming You" about?
8. Why does Maya Angelou enjoy Mr. Freeman holding her the first time he abuses her?
9. What happens in the poem by Yarrow Morgan?
10. How were both Jill Morgan's parents responsible for her abuse?
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