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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book 1.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where does Bigger Thomas and his family live?
(a) In the basement of an abandoned building.
(b) A shack along the waterfront.
(c) In a condo on the river.
(d) An apartment in the "Black Belt".
2. When Mrs. Dalton speaks to Bigger in the kitchen, what surprises him about her?
(a) In spite of her blindness she is knows exactly where he is.
(b) That she can read his mind.
(c) In spite of her blindness she is very independent.
(d) That she can look deep into his soul.
3. What is the job Mr. Dalton is hiring Bigger to do?
(d) Window washer.
4. What does Mr. Dalton's company own?
(a) The home in the ghetto where Bigger lives.
(b) A limo service.
(c) The oldest bank in the city.
(d) A construction company.
5. The story is set in what decade?
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the ongoing plan Bigger and his friends discuss that morning?
2. Who does Bigger see when he, Mary, and Jan enter the restaurant?
3. How does Bigger feel about Mary Dalton?
4. What does Bigger decide to do with Mary's body next?
5. Where does Bigger take the trunk with the body inside?
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