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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 8.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What are the Civic Daughters planning when Joe delivers the cosmetics?
(a) The debutante ball.
(b) A Thanksgiving fundraiser.
(c) An Easter Egg hunt.
(d) Dorcas's engagement party.
2. Why does Joe begin to feel distanced from Violet?
(a) She begins to drink excessively.
(b) She tells him she wants to get a divorce.
(c) He senses that she longs for a child.
(d) She is having an extramarital affair.
3. Who does Dorcas tell her friends attacks her?
(a) She does not tell them.
(b) Her brother.
(c) Her father.
4. Why does Dorcas have to be careful about how she looks and acts around Acton?
(a) He demoralizes her and hit her.
(b) He moves on to another girl.
(c) He suspects she is not really in love with him.
(d) He has the power to make or break her career.
5. Who does Alice try to teach Dorcas to avoid?
(a) The wealthy.
(b) Social workers and teachers.
(c) All other blacks.
(d) White male teenagers and adults.
Short Answer Questions
1. When does Alice realize Dorcas and Joe are having an affair?
2. Why does Dorcas like Acton better than Joe?
3. Who does Dorcas cry for during her mother's funeral?
4. What, in Dorcas's mind, is wrong with Joe?
5. What is the 1917 parade protesting?
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