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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Which character can be seen ironing his uniform?
(c) Boy Willie.
(d) Wining Boy.
2. How does Sutter kill Boy Charles?
(a) He shot him.
(b) He set him on fire.
(c) He stabbed him.
(d) He drowned him.
3. How does Boy Willie react to the story of Boy Charles' death?
(a) He is enraged.
(b) He is amused.
(c) He is stunned.
(d) He is apathetic.
4. What does Doaker do for a living?
(a) He is a cook.
(b) He is a conductor.
(c) He performs maintenance.
(d) He is a steward.
5. Which character admits to being on the run from the police?
(a) Boy Willie.
(c) Uncle Doaker.
6. What is Doaker doing when Wining Boy shows up at the house?
(a) Cooking dinner.
(b) Washing dishes.
(c) Mopping floors.
(d) Hanging laundry.
7. Which family traded the piano to the Sutter family for slaves?
(a) The Montagues.
(b) The Whitmans.
(c) The Benedicts.
(d) The Nolanders.
8. In the aftermath of the theft, where was Lymon shot?
(a) In the head.
(b) In the leg.
(c) In the back.
(d) In the stomach.
9. Which character believes that life would be much easier if people stayed at home and appreciated their lives instead of traveling?
(c) Boy Willie.
10. What does Wining Boy carry with him that has a weight as heavy as a piano?
(a) HIs fears.
(b) His guilt.
(c) His questions.
(d) His talent.
11. Whose death does Berniece accuse Boy Willie of having a hand in?
(b) Mama Ola's.
(d) Uncle Doaker's.
12. Boy Willie complains that Lymon is obsessed with what?
13. Berniece claims she saw what before she left the house on the day that Wining Boy went to the city?
(a) The ghost of Yellow Dog.
(b) Sutter's ghost.
(c) Dark shadows dancing.
(d) Her father's face.
14. What is the name of Berniece's daughter?
(b) Mama Ola.
15. What is the name of Avery's church?
(a) The Hands of God.
(b) The Light of the World.
(c) The Mannah of Man.
(d) The Good Shepherd.
Short Answer Questions
1. What name was the ghost repeating?
2. How much money does Wining Boy ask for as a loan from Doaker?
3. What does Boy Willie encourage Berniece to do to get rid of the ghost?
4. What is the name of Wining Boy's late ex-wife?
5. What does Doaker believe is the significance of Sutter's blue suit?
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