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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 2.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is one of the reasons why Precious was held back in the second grade?
(a) She could not speak properly
(b) She did not attend class
(c) She could not read
(d) She misbehaved
2. What does Precious nickname the black nurse at the hospital?
(a) Mrs. Pepper
(b) Mrs. Angel
(c) Mrs. Muffin
(d) Mrs. Butter
3. What does Precious promise her mother she will do about the welfare?
(a) Go to more classes to be a full-time student
(b) Apply for welfare herself
(c) Talk to the welfare people
(d) Pay Mary the difference
4. Why is the girls' handwriting difficult to read?
(a) They write phonetically
(b) They write abrasive language
(c) They do not know how to use pens
(d) They write about their harsh backgrounds
5. What does Mrs. Lichenstein talk about with Precious in her office?
(a) Her misbehavior in class
(b) Her relationship with Mr. Wicher
(c) Her dysfunctional home life
(d) Her second pregnancy at age sixteen
Short Answer Questions
1. Who takes a pass on answering Ms. Rain's questions about herself?
2. Who does Precious' first baby, Little Mongo, live with?
3. What is revealed about Precious' first baby when she flashes back to the memory of having her?
4. What name does Precious tell Mrs. Butter is the name of her baby?
5. What does Ms. Rain have the girls do once they are all in attendance?
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