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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book 1.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Bigger realize after Mrs. Dalton leaves Mary's bedroom?
(a) That Mary had a heart attack.
(b) That he killed Mary by smothering her.
(c) That he is a very lucky young man.
(d) That Mary wanted him to kiss her.
2. What does Mr. Dalton's company own?
(a) A construction company.
(b) A limo service.
(c) The home in the ghetto where Bigger lives.
(d) The oldest bank in the city.
3. After meeting Mrs. Dalton, what two things does Bigger note about her?
(a) She is blind and much younger than her husband.
(b) She is blind and uses words he doesn't understand.
(c) She is an attractive woman with a good education.
(d) She is afraid to speak up to her husband and seems afraid of him.
4. Where does Bigger have a job interview?
(a) At the Dalton's
(b) At the supermarket
(c) At YMCA
(d) At Blum's Delicatessin
5. What does Bigger do after he puts Mary to bed?
(a) He kisses her
(b) He covers her
(c) He leaves her alone
(d) He puts her into her nightgown
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Vera doing at the YWCA?
2. What terrorizes the family in the opening of the novel?
3. What does Mrs. Thomas want Bigger to do to help the family?
4. Why does Mrs. Dalton express disappoint in Bigger?
5. Where does Bigger say white people live?
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