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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book 1.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. 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) It's too heavy for him to lift it into the dumpster.
(c) He has to steal money from Mary's purse to pay the shipping.
(d) It doesn't fit in the furnace.
2. Who does Bigger see when he, Mary, and Jan enter the restaurant?
(a) Jack and G.H..
(b) Gus and Bessie Mears.
(c) Gus, Jack, and G.H..
(d) Jack and Bessie Mears.
3. What is the title of the first part of the novel?
(b) Lost Soul.
4. After meeting Mrs. Dalton, what two things does Bigger note about her?
(a) She is blind and much younger than her husband.
(b) She is afraid to speak up to her husband and seems afraid of him.
(c) She is an attractive woman with a good education.
(d) She is blind and uses words he doesn't understand.
5. The story is set in what decade?
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Bigger say white people live?
2. On Bigger's first night at work, what does he, Mary, and Jan do as they drive around the park?
3. What happens when Bigger puts Mary's body in the trunk?
4. Why is Bigger afraid of being caught in Mary's bedroom?
5. Where do Mary and Jan sit in the car?
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