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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 do to silence Mary in her room?
(a) He kisses her.
(b) He puts his hand over her mouth.
(c) He stuffs the corner of her blanket in her mouth.
(d) He puts a pillow over her face.
2. Where is Mary Dalton expected to go on the day after Bigger is hired by her father?
(a) To a communist rally
(b) To a union meeting
3. Where does the novel "Native Son" take place?
(a) New York City
4. What does Bigger do after the body is finally disposed of?
(a) He finishes the bottle of rum then goes home to sleep.
(b) He takes the pamphlets Jan gave him and plants them in Mary's room.
(c) He steals money from Mary's purse then goes home to sleep.
(d) He takes Mary's necklace to a pawn shop then goes home with the money.
5. What is Vera doing at the YWCA?
(a) Meeting her boyfriend
(b) Taking sewing lessons
(c) Teaching a class
(d) Learning to swim
Short Answer Questions
1. Who does Bigger see when he, Mary and Jan enter the restaurant?
2. Where does Bigger have a job interview?
3. What terrorizes the family in the opening of the novel?
4. What does Bigger realize after Mrs. Dalton leaves Mary's bedroom?
5. What is the job Mr. Dalton is hiring Bigger to do?
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