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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who tells Joe about Dorcas's last words?
2. How does Golden Gray become drunk?
3. What does Felice's mother have to show in order for her to be able to go inside the store?
4. What do Joe and Violet do when they meet at the drugstore?
5. What sort of present does Acton buy Dorcas?
Essay Topic 1
Compare and contrast the characters of Violet and Dorcas. How are their lives different? How are the characters the same?
Essay Topic 2
Describe the relationship between True Belle and Vera Louise Gray. Do the events they share bring them together or pull them apart? How does each of their relationships with Golden Gray compare to the other?
Essay Topic 3
Describe the significance of Malvonne's presence in Morrison's novel. What does the character of Malvonne add to the plot? What is the story like if Morrison does not include such an antagonist?
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