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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why does Joe want to find Dorcas again?
(a) So they are happy together again.
(b) So she is safe.
(c) So he can divorce Violet and run away.
(d) So he can tell her all about his childhood.
2. What is the real reason the ambulance is delayed?
(a) It is black people calling.
(b) They know of Dorcas's reputation.
(c) They run out of gas.
(d) Joe tries to stop the ambulance from helping.
3. What does Felice tell the Traces about Dorcas?
(a) She is always getting others into trouble.
(b) She has the best of intentions.
(c) She has no true style.
(d) She is innocent and sweet.
4. What is inside Joe's sample case in Chapter Eight?
(b) Dorcas's clothespin dolls.
(c) Drugs and guns.
(d) A red handkerchief.
5. What does Violet offer to do to Felice's hair?
(a) Unbraid it.
(b) Trim the ends.
(c) Curl it.
(d) Wash it.
6. Who tells Joe about Dorcas's last words?
(a) No one.
(b) Dorcas's mother.
7. When does the ambulance arrive to help Dorcas?
(a) Several days after she dies.
(b) The morning after she is shot.
(c) One hour after it is called.
(d) Five minutes after it is called.
8. What is the true reason Dorcas breaks up with Joe?
(a) She is ready to go to college.
(b) Her parents forbid her from seeing him.
(c) She has too much power over him.
(d) She feels intimidated by him.
9. When does Dorcas say she reveals the true attacker?
(b) In her next life.
(d) Right before she dies.
10. What does Felice's mother have to show in order for her to be able to go inside the store?
(a) A note from a white person.
(b) The amount of cash in her wallet.
(c) A picture of her employer.
(d) Her driver's license.
11. Who tells Golden Gray where his father lives?
(a) Vera Louise.
(b) The town gossip.
(c) Rose Dear.
(d) True Belle.
12. What sort of present does Acton buy Dorcas?
(a) He doesn't buy her anything.
(b) A ring.
(c) A book.
(d) A dress.
13. As Golden Gray approaches his father's house, what does he wish to do to his father?
(a) Kill him.
(b) Threaten him with his gun.
(c) Hug him and make amends.
(d) Fight him.
14. What does Joe find behind a hibiscus bush?
(a) A burrow.
(b) A picture of his grandmother.
(c) A parrot.
(d) Dorcas's old dress.
15. Where does Vera Louise go until she has the baby?
Short Answer Questions
1. Who tells Felice and her mother they must stop trying on rings?
2. What sort of birth does the naked pregnant girl have?
3. How does True Belle know Vera Louise Gray is pregnant?
4. What are Dorcas's last words?
5. What does Felice learn about the ring's location?
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