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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book 1.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does Bigger get Mary to her room without disturbing anyone?
(a) He gets Peggy to help
(b) He carries her
(c) He gets her parents to help
(d) He drags her
2. What does Mrs. Thomas want Bigger to do to help the family?
(a) Get a job.
(b) Go to the supermarket for rat poison.
(c) Go to Blum's Delicatessin to get dinner.
(d) Get them a better place to live.
3. What Bigger and his friends call the game they play?
(a) Catch me if you can
(c) Kick the can
(d) "Black" against "White"
4. What is wrong with Mary when Bigger takes her home?
(a) She wants to go right to Detroit.
(b) She doesn't want to go home.
(c) She is too drunk to walk.
(d) She is very sick.
5. What is the title of the first part of the novel?
(c) Lost Soul
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Bigger realize after Mrs. Dalton leaves Mary's bedroom?
2. What happens when Bigger puts Mary's body in the trunk?
3. What is the on-going plan Bigger and his friends discuss that morning?
4. When Mrs. Dalton speaks to Bigger in the kitchen, what surprises him about her?
5. Where do Mary and Jan sit in the car?
This section contains 340 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)