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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How old is Joe when the plantation burns?
(d) An infant.
2. What does Golden Gray do before caring for the naked woman?
(a) He finds a doctor.
(b) He starts a fire and boils hot water for tea.
(c) He cooks a meal and eats it.
(d) He cares for his horses and changes clothes.
3. Who does True Belle constantly describe to Violet?
(a) Her dead husband.
(b) Golden Gray.
(d) Violet's mother.
4. What does Lestory name the girl in his cabin?
5. Why does Dorcas hope Joe comes looking for her after she breaks up with him?
(a) So he realizes she is happy.
(b) She he is jealous and starts a fight.
(c) So they make up.
(d) So he understands her decision.
6. What sort of person does Dorcas want to be with?
(a) Someone young and admirable.
(b) Someone sweet and caring.
(c) Someone funny and generous.
(d) Someone older and refined.
7. What do Joe and Violet take up on the roof with them?
(a) A photograph.
(b) A bird.
(c) A record player.
(d) A picnic.
8. What is the real reason the ambulance is delayed?
(a) It is black people calling.
(b) They run out of gas.
(c) They know of Dorcas's reputation.
(d) Joe tries to stop the ambulance from helping.
9. What does Felice say Dorcas likes having?
(b) A true love.
(c) Her own space.
(d) Lots of money and food.
10. What other girls are "after" Acton?
(a) No other girls desire Acton.
(b) All of them.
(c) Dorcas's best friend, Felice.
(d) A group of white girls.
11. What does Acton do before seeking medical care for Dorcas?
(a) Runs after her attacker.
(b) Drinks another beer.
(c) Cleans the blood off his jacket.
(d) Kisses her.
12. When does Dorcas say she reveals the true attacker?
(c) Right before she dies.
(d) In her next life.
13. What does Golden Gray cover the woman's body with?
(a) Aluminum foil.
(c) The curtain.
(d) A green dress.
14. What sort of present does Acton buy Dorcas?
(a) A ring.
(b) He doesn't buy her anything.
(c) A dress.
(d) A book.
15. What does Joe find behind a hibiscus bush?
(a) Dorcas's old dress.
(b) A picture of his grandmother.
(c) A burrow.
(d) A parrot.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Joe find near the cooking fire?
2. What does Violet Felice carry as she climbs the stairs?
3. Why does Dorcas often sneak over to Felice's house?
4. What day of the week does Violet invite Felice to dinner?
5. What does Golden Gray call Lestory when he sees him?
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