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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Truman Held: Truman and Lynne: Time in the South, Of Bitches and Wives, and The New York Times.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Truman tell Meridian that makes her hit him?
(a) He is marrying Lynne.
(b) She is getting fat.
(c) She is too black for him.
(d) She should have his babies.
2. Who is the white exchange student who canvasses with Meridian, asking people to vote?
(a) Cecile Gonzalez.
(b) Lynne Rabinowitz.
(c) Emily Turterro.
(d) Sadie Murray.
3. Who collapses after taking the children to see the exhibit at the circus?
4. What kind of business did George Daxter own?
(a) Funeral home.
(b) Appliance store.
(c) Men's clothing store.
(d) Ice cream shop.
5. What is the only thing Truman finds in Meridian's house?
(a) Coffee pot.
(c) Ironing board.
(d) Sleeping bag.
Short Answer Questions
1. For whom did Meridian's father mourn?
2. To whom does Meridian's father give the deed for his small farm?
3. Why does a doctor offer to tie Meridian's tubes?
4. What physical problems does Meridian begin to suffer?
5. What does the boy in #47 do when he learns Meridian is pregnant?
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