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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 3.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What happens to Dorcas's mother?
(a) She runs away to Mexico.
(b) She is killed by a boyfriend.
(c) She dies in a housefire.
(d) She gradually becomes insane.
2. Why does Malvonne want to make sure the young black girl's letter gets to the law school?
(a) She is afraid she is reported for having stolen mail.
(b) She is threatened by the police.
(c) The young black girl is Malvonne's daughter.
(d) She is afraid the girl has to get a low-paying job instead.
3. What does Violet do in response to her crazy episodes?
(a) She writes in her journal.
(b) She becomes more and more silent.
(c) She goes to find a priest.
(d) She becomes a musician.
4. Which of the following are in Violet's apartment?
(a) Piles of newspapers.
(b) Dogs and cats.
(c) Shotguns and cocaine.
(d) Birds and houseplants.
5. Who rents Joe and Dorcas a bedroom once a week?
(b) Dorcas's mother.
(d) Rose Dear.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who moves to Chicago?
2. What does Malvonne do for a living?
3. Who does Dorcas stay with when Alice goes to work?
4. What does Malvonne include in the letter from Hot Steam to Daddy Sage?
5. Who does Alice try to teach Dorcas to avoid?
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