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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. Where does Carrie go with her father and brother in "The Window's Netting"?
(a) A campground.
(b) A cabin.
(c) A hike.
(d) A lake.
2. Men often hassle Jean Monroe as she walks to _____________.
(a) Her friend's house.
(d) The store.
3. What is Jean Monroe's mother always warning her about?
(b) Her father.
(c) Nail bitting.
4. The poem "From My Half Sleep" starts with Lynn lying ____________.
(a) On the floor.
(b) On a bed.
(c) In a recliner.
(d) In a hammock.
5. Where is Desi born?
Short Answer Questions
1. How old is Lynn Swenson when she started to write poetry?
2. What is the name of Experience Gibb's uncle in "1952, And Other Years"?
3. What does Maya Angelou's mother think is wrong with her daughter after the rape?
4. Who helps cause her miscarriage the last time Jill Morgan's father attacked her?
5. Where is Marty O. Dyke born?
Short Essay Questions
1. What was Yarrow Morgan's childhood like?
2. How did Jill Morgan finally end the brutal abuse at the hands of her father and mother?
3. What is some of the success Maya Angelou has experienced in her life?
4. How were both Jill Morgan's parents responsible for her abuse?
5. What led Jean Monroe to finally tell her mother about her father's abuse?
6. Why didn't Experience Gibbs want to contribute to this anthology?
7. What happens to Maggie at age fourteen in "These Are the Things I Remember"?
8. What was R.C.'s childhood like?
9. How did Desi's grandmother abuse her?
10. Why does Maya stop talking for a time after Mr. Freeman's trial?
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