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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 9.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In the beginning of the book, why does Joe say he shoots Dorcas?
(a) She tries to rob him.
(b) He wants to capture her forever.
(c) He is trying to shoot someone else.
(d) He wants to keep the feeling of love going.
2. What does Felice compare Dorcas to?
(a) A movie star.
(b) A bird.
(c) An old woman.
(d) A snake.
3. Who does Dorcas stay with when Alice goes to work?
(a) Joe's mother.
(b) The Miller sisters.
(c) No one.
(d) True Belle.
4. What does the train conductor announce when he walks through the cabin where Joe and Violet are standing?
(a) No black couples remain together.
(b) It is time to separate from the white customers.
(c) Breakfast is being served.
(d) All blacks must leave the train car.
5. What is the true reason Dorcas breaks up with Joe?
(a) She is ready to go to college.
(b) She has too much power over him.
(c) Her parents forbid her from seeing him.
(d) She feels intimidated by him.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Dorcas rescue from her home as a small child?
2. What does Acton do before seeking medical care for Dorcas?
3. When does Golden Gray find out who his father is?
4. Who wipes the blood from the woman's face?
5. What does Malvonne include in the letter from Hot Steam to Daddy Sage?
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