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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book 2.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What happens when Bigger first awakens the morning after the murder?
(a) He doesn't think about what happened the night before.
(b) He remembers everything he did the night before.
(c) He sees his brother, Buddy, staring at him suspiciously.
(d) He tries to sneak out of the house unnoticed.
2. On Bigger's first night at work, what does he, Mary and Jan do as they drive around the park?
(a) Drink until they all pass out.
(b) Talk about Mary's upcoming trip.
(c) Get drunk and read pamphlets
(d) Drink beer, rum and talk about communism.
3. Who does Mary ask Bigger to pick up after they leave home his first night working for them?
(a) Her friend, Joan Erlone
(b) Her boyfriend, Jan Erlone
(c) Her professor, Mr. Erlone
(d) She doesn't ask him to pick up anyone.
4. The South Side Real Estate Company is what to Bigger?
(a) The company Bigger dreams of one day owning.
(b) The company where Bigger hopes to one day work.
(c) The company to whom he pays rent for his family's rat-infested room.
(d) The South Side Real Estate Company is nothing to Bigger.
5. Where does Bigger place the ransom note to be certain Mr. Dalton gets it?
(a) Under the front door.
(b) Under the back door.
(c) On Mr. Dalton's desk in his office.
(d) In the Dalton mail box.
Short Answer Questions
1. What are Bigger's plans for the kidnapping farce?
2. How does Bigger plan to explain his fingerprints in Mary's bedroom?
3. How do the police finally catch Bigger?
4. Where do Mary and Jan sit in the car?
5. How does Bigger feel when he enters the Dalton home for the very first time?
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