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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 10.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why does Malvonne gossip to both Joe and Violet near the end of the story?
(a) She wants to help them resolve their differences.
(b) Because everyone is bored.
(c) To pretend she doesn't betray either of them.
(d) To tell them all of Dorcas's secrets.
2. What happens to Violet's mother after her father leaves the family?
(a) She earns an education.
(b) She remarries and becomes abusive.
(c) She becomes incapacitated.
(d) She becomes insane and tries to kill her children.
3. What is the 1917 parade protesting?
(b) The St. Louis race riots.
(c) Child abuse.
4. What does Golden Gray ask Lestory?
(a) Why Lestory never tries to contact him.
(b) Why he is still single.
(c) Why he never loves Golden Gray's mother.
(d) Why he finds Golden Gray's mother so attractive.
5. What does Acton do before seeking medical care for Dorcas?
(a) Kisses her.
(b) Drinks another beer.
(c) Cleans the blood off his jacket.
(d) Runs after her attacker.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Violet meet Joe?
2. Why is Joe jealous of the young men on the street?
3. What does Malvonne find behind her refrigerator?
4. What sort of person does Dorcas want to be with?
5. What does Dorcas rescue from her home as a small child?
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