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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 8.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What other girls are "after" Acton?
(a) A group of white girls.
(b) No other girls desire Acton.
(c) Dorcas's best friend, Felice.
(d) All of them.
2. Who sits on every street corner, according to the author?
(a) Single mothers.
(b) Blind beggars.
(c) Blues musicians.
(d) Young prostitutes.
3. Who else is at the party with Dorcas and Acton?
(a) Acton's parents.
(b) Political figures.
(c) Other young adults.
(d) Wealthy black folk.
4. What is Dorcas feeling as she is dancing with Acton?
(d) Completely happy.
5. What is Joe selling when he meets Dorcas?
Short Answer Questions
1. Who does Alice eventually allow to come visit her at home?
2. Who adopts Joe at birth?
3. What area does the author describe in springtime?
4. Why does Dorcas tell Joe she wants to break up with him?
5. Why doesn't a fire truck intervene during the house fire in Dorcas's home?
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