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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Which part of the country does Lynne love?
(a) The South.
(b) New England.
(c) The Pacific Northwest.
(d) The Southwest.
2. What does Truman say Meridian is not cut out to do?
(d) Be a mother.
3. What sound does Lynne always carry in the back of her mind?
(a) Her mother's howling.
(b) Camara's screams.
(c) Camara's cooing.
(d) Truman's whispers.
4. Meridian thinks a revolution should begin with _______________.
5. Who is Miss Margaret's sister?
6. A letter from ______________ hangs on Meridian's wall.
(c) Mrs. Hill.
7. The man in #121 wants to know what it is Lynne can't stand--_____________ or blacks.
8. What does Lynne say was the last thing that bound her and Truman?
(b) Civil Rights marches.
9. What does Meridian come to realize about herself?
(a) She could kill for the movement.
(b) She should reveal her feelings more often.
(c) She needs to be more assertive.
(d) She is too judgmental.
10. Who does Truman envision showing up one day?
11. What does Meridian refuse to do with Truman?
(a) Go swimming.
(b) Marry him.
(c) Ride in his new car.
(d) Go on a protest march.
12. What do both Lynne and Meridian miss in their lives?
(a) The South.
(b) College days.
(c) Their mothers.
(d) Polite men.
13. What is the name of the man working with the newspaper?
14. A picture hanging on Meridian's wall shows _________________.
(a) Lynne's new husband.
(b) Martin Luther King Jr.
(c) Anne-Marion's townhouse.
(d) The Sojourner with a new limb.
15. What is the topic of some of the poetry Lynne writes?
(a) Old lovers.
(b) Saving the environment.
(c) The forces of nature.
(d) Gentleness in the Revolution.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Lynne try to think about the man in #121 as he rapes her?
2. What is Meridian's main goal in life?
3. Why does the man in #121 bring some NOTC boys to Lynne's house the next day?
4. What kind of relationship does Truman want with Meridian?
5. Meridian and Truman take a picture of _____________ to the girl in prison for killing her baby.
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