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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. Jean Monroe is born in the ___________.
2. Who molests Bella Moon?
(a) Foster parents.
(d) Foster brother.
3. Where does Desi's abuse take place?
(a) The yard.
(b) The car.
(c) The bathtub.
(d) The bed.
4. What does Lynn see everywhere at the end of "From My Half Sleep"?
5. Maya Angelou's mother trained to be a _________.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Carrie go with her father and brother in "The Window's Netting"?
2. What could Lynn Swenson taste after her grandfather left her?
3. How old is Maggie Hoyal when her father started abusing her?
4. What does Maya Angelou's mother think is wrong with her daughter after the rape?
5. What does Maya Angelou do on the stand during Mr. Freeman's trial?
Short Essay Questions
1. What was Maggie Hoyal's childhood like and what caused her to write about her abuse?
2. What analogy does Lillian Kelly use to describe how the pain of the molestation affected her life?
3. What two animals does Maya Angelou compare Mr. Freeman to In "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings"?
4. What happens in the poem "Summer Vacation/Fifty Years Ago"?
5. What events occur before Mr. Freeman rapes Maya Angelou?
6. What two incidents with the priest did Beverly Sky have conflicting feelings about?
7. What is Marty O. Dyke's poem "Yeah I'm Blaming You" about?
8. Who is Patsy in the poem "Peaches of My Childhood"?
9. Why does Maya stop talking for a time after Mr. Freeman's trial?
10. How did Desi's grandmother abuse her?
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