Native Son Quiz | Eight Week Quiz A

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book 1.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. On Bigger's first night at work, what does he, Mary and Jan do as they drive around the park?
(a) Talk about Mary's upcoming trip.
(b) Get drunk and read pamphlets
(c) Drink until they all pass out.
(d) Drink beer, rum and talk about communism.

2. What happens when Bigger tries to dispose of Mary's body?
(a) He has to put holes in the trunk so it will sink in the water.
(b) He has to steal money from Mary's purse to pay the shipping.
(c) It doesn't fit in the furnace.
(d) It's too heavy for him to lift it into the dumpster.

3. What is the title of the first part of the novel?
(a) Rage
(b) Lost Soul
(c) Anger
(d) Fear

4. What is the on-going plan Bigger and his friends discuss that morning?
(a) Going to college
(b) Robbing a liquior store
(c) Taking classes at the YMCA
(d) Robbing Blum's Delicatessin

5. As Bigger is leaving the Dalton home after Mary's death, what does he find near the Dalton's car?
(a) A bottle of rum
(b) Mary's expensive necklace
(c) The pamphlets Jan gave him
(d) Mary's purse

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Mrs. Thomas want Bigger to do to help the family?

2. What does Bigger do after he puts Mary to bed?

3. What Bigger and his friends call the game they play?

4. What does Bigger tell his friend Gus he could do if he had the chance?

5. How does Bigger plan to explain his fingerprints in Mary's bedroom?

(see the answer key)

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