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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 10.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is special about Neola Miller?
(a) She is deaf.
(b) Her left arm is paralyzed over her heart.
(c) She is a genius.
(d) Her hair is bright yellow.
2. What, in Dorcas's mind, is wrong with Joe?
(a) He has no sensitive side.
(b) He has no musical talent.
(c) He is cognitively impaired.
(d) He adores Dorcas, no matter what she does.
3. What does Joe think about Violet's crazy episodes?
(a) He thinks they are incredibly annoying.
(b) He thinks they are charming.
(c) He does not know about them.
(d) He ignores them completely.
4. Why is Dorcas rejected by teenage boys her own age?
(a) She wears unfashionable clothing.
(b) She is smarter and sharper.
(c) She is much more mature than they.
(d) She is tall and beautiful.
5. Why does Alice move back to Springfield?
(a) She falls in love with a man there.
(b) She is too sad staying in Harlem.
(c) She is running from the Harlem police.
(d) To work for a white woman she knows.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Violet regret when she turns forty?
2. What other girls are "after" Acton?
3. What does Golden Gray find in the trees near his father's home?
4. Why is Joe jealous of the young men on the street?
5. Why does Joe begin to feel distanced from Violet?
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