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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book 1.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is Vera doing at the YWCA?
(a) Learning to swim
(b) Meeting her boyfriend
(c) Teaching a class
(d) Taking sewing lessons
2. Where does Bigger and Mary take Jan after their evening out?
(a) Home to her house
(b) To Mary's house
(c) To catch a bus
(d) To catch the train
3. Why is Bigger afraid of being caught in Mary's bedroom?
(a) He is black and she is white
(b) He doesn't want to lose his job
(c) He isn't afraid of anything
(d) He already has a girlfriend who is jealous
4. Where does Bigger have a job interview?
(a) At the supermarket
(b) At Blum's Delicatessin
(c) At the Dalton's
(d) At YMCA
5. What is the title of the first part of the novel?
(a) Lost Soul
Short Answer Questions
1. When Mrs. Dalton speaks to Bigger in the kitchen, what surprises him about her?
2. What does Bigger do after he puts Mary to bed?
3. What does Bigger tell his friend Gus he could do if he had the chance?
4. What happens when Bigger tries to dispose of Mary's body?
5. How many bedrooms does the Thomas family share?
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