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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book 1.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who does Mary ask Bigger to pick up after they leave home his first night working for them?
(a) Her boyfriend, Jan Erlone
(b) Her friend, Joan Erlone
(c) Her professor, Mr. Erlone
(d) She doesn't ask him to pick up anyone.
2. Who does Bigger see when he, Mary and Jan enter the restaurant?
(a) Jack and Bessie Mears
(b) Gus and Bessie Mears
(c) Gus, Jack and G.H.
(d) Jack and G.H.
3. Who does Bigger decide to blame for Mary's death?
(c) Bessie Mears
(d) Jan Erlone
4. How many members are in the Thomas family?
5. Why is Bigger afraid of being caught in Mary's bedroom?
(a) He doesn't want to lose his job
(b) He is black and she is white
(c) He already has a girlfriend who is jealous
(d) He isn't afraid of anything
Short Answer Questions
1. After they leave the movie and go to the pool hall, what does Bigger do?
2. Bigger and Jack stay for the second movie. What is it about?
3. Where is Mary Dalton expected to go on the day after Bigger is hired by her father?
4. Where does Mrs. Thomas say Bigger will end up if he doesn't straighten out his life?
5. When Bigger when arrives at the Dalton home for his interview, what question plagues him as he stands outside the house?
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