Middlesex Quiz | Four Week Quiz B

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book 4, Go West, Young Man.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Why is Callie given the position of goalie on the field hockey team at her school?
(a) She is agile on her feet and able to block shots made on the goal.
(b) The goalie equipment fits her better than the other girls.
(c) She is the last student to sign up for the team and goalie is the only position left open.
(d) She is uncoordinated so the coach gave her a position where she would not need to move much.

2. What does Desdemona do following Lefty's death?
(a) She climbs into her bed and does not leave it for ten years.
(b) She moves from the guest house into the main house at Middlesex.
(c) She wails and throws herself on his coffin.
(d) She moves to the Southwest with Sourmelina.

3. What does Lefty decide to do to earn money to support his family after Jimmy Zismo's death?
(a) Open a bar, the Zebra Room, in his basement.
(b) Work at the Ford factory.
(c) Sell Jimmy's zebra skin rug.
(d) Take over Jimmy's bootlegging business.

4. What is the fate of the Silk Room at Temple No. 1 when Elijah Muhammed takes over as leader after Fard's arrest.?
(a) It is downsized.
(b) It closes.
(c) It is expanded.
(d) It is relocated to a new building.

5. What does Callie do to try to get to know the Obscure Object better?
(a) Callie writes a note to the Object asking her to come over to Middlesex to have dinner.
(b) Callie begins smoking because she knows that the Object is also a smoker.
(c) Callie agrees to help the girl learn her lines for their class play.
(d) Callie joins the Drama Club so that she can be in the play with the Object.

Short Answer Questions

1. What is Callie's initial impression of the Obscure Object?

2. Who are the Charm Bracelets?

3. What does Callie witness late one night that foreshadows the violent turn that the riots will take?

4. Where does Tessie and her family wait out the riots?

5. What is Lefty's actual motivation for going into town?

(see the answer key)

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