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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 1.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why does Precious attack Mrs. Lichenstein?
(a) Mrs. Lichenstein suspends her
(b) Precious does not trust Mrs. Lichenstein
(c) Mrs. Lichenstein suggests giving the baby away
(d) Precious thinks Mrs. Lichenstein is racist
2. Where does Mrs. Butter tell Precious her baby is?
(a) Operating Room
(b) Intensive care
(c) With her mother
(d) Child services
3. What is Precious doing when she returns back to present time from the memory of Little Mongo in Chapter 1?
(a) Learning how to read
(b) Sneaking out to the Alternative School
(c) Knitting a surprise for Little Mongo
(d) Hiding from her mother
4. What grade is Precious in at the beginning of the story?
(a) Eighth grade
(b) Eleventh grade
(c) Ninth grade
(d) Tenth grade
5. Why is Mrs. Lichenstein at Precious' house when time returns to the present in Chapter 1?
(a) She wants Precious to return her books
(b) She wants to press charges against Precious
(c) She wants to discuss Precious' education
(d) She wants Precious' parents arrested
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Precious yell at her math teacher, Mr. Wicher?
2. What does Precious' mother do to Precious three months after Little Mongo is born?
3. When did Precious' father begin raping her?
4. Who does Precious consider a "God" after she is taken to the hospital and has her baby?
5. What does Precious refuse to do at the hospital after Mrs. Butter questions her?
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