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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 7.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How is Violet described by the author?
(a) Attractive and haunting.
(b) Wrinkly and harsh.
(c) Chubby and pleasant.
(d) Skinny and over fifty.
2. Where does Vera Louise go until she has the baby?
3. Why does Malvonne want to make sure the young black girl's letter gets to the law school?
(a) She is afraid the girl has to get a low-paying job instead.
(b) She is afraid she is reported for having stolen mail.
(c) She is threatened by the police.
(d) The young black girl is Malvonne's daughter.
4. Where does Dorcas insist Joe take her?
(a) The zoo.
(b) New York City.
(c) A jazz club.
(d) The beauty parlor.
5. What is True Belle's relationship to Violet?
(a) She is Violet's older sister.
(b) She is Violet's nanny.
(c) She is Violet's school teacher.
(d) She is Violet's grandmother.
Short Answer Questions
1. In the beginning of the book, why does Joe say he shoots Dorcas?
2. What happens to Violet's mother after her father leaves the family?
3. How does Violet decide to get back at Joe?
4. What does Joe see in Dorcas's picture?
5. What does Alice Manfred do for a living?
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