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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book 1.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What Bigger and his friends call the game they play?
(b) Kick the can
(c) Catch me if you can
(d) "Black" against "White"
2. Where does Bigger Thomas and his family live?
(a) In the basement of an abandoned building
(b) A shack along the waterfront
(c) An apartment in the "Black Belt"
(d) In a condo on the river
3. What does Mr. Dalton's company own?
(a) The home in the ghetto where Bigger lives.
(b) The oldest bank in the city.
(c) A limo service.
(d) A construction company.
4. Where do Mary and Jan sit in the car?
(a) In the back seat.
(b) In the front seat with Bigger.
(c) The sit in the front and ask Bigger to sit in the back.
(d) The don't, they walk.
5. Where does the novel "Native Son" take place?
(c) New York City
Short Answer Questions
1. After winning the battle with "the beast" what does Bigger do?
2. What does Bigger tell his friend Gus he could do if he had the chance?
3. How many members are in the Thomas family?
4. What is different about Bigger and his friend's plan this time?
5. What doe Bigger and Jack think being "Red" is?
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