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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In Chapter 4, what does Precious wonder about Carl when she thinks about her first baby?
(a) What he told people when they saw Precious was pregnant
(b) Why no one put him in jail
(c) If he loved the baby
(d) If he knew about the pregnancy
2. Why does Precious not trust her counselor, Ms. Weiss?
(a) Ms. Weiss is not sensitive to Precious
(b) Ms. Weiss gives Precious odd looks
(c) Ms. Weiss is racist
(d) Ms. Weiss wants to talk about the abuse
3. For whom does Rita have an interest in starting a house?
(a) Former drug addicts
(b) HIV positive women and kids
(c) Incest victims
(d) Orphaned children
4. What does Precious not want Ms. Rain to see?
(a) Her children
(b) Scars from her mother's beatings
(c) Old school records
(d) Her journal entries about sex
5. In Chapter 4, what support group does Rita want Precious to attend?
(a) Young mothers group
(b) Incest survivor group
(c) Anger management
(d) Domestic abuse victim group
Short Answer Questions
1. Where do Mrs. Butter and the other nurses send Precious after she comes back to the hospital?
2. What score does Precious get on the TABE test the second time she takes it?
3. Who is moved to an institution in Chapter 3 in order to receive adequate care?
4. What is Precious worried about happening when Abdul turns one?
5. How does Precious tell Ms. Rain that she needs an HIV test?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Precious come to realize about her classmates and Ms. Rain after she learns she has HIV?
2. What is the meaning behind Precious' second child's name, Abdul Jamal Louis Jones?
3. When Mary comes to visit Precious at the Harlem halfway house, what does Precious understand about her?
4. When Mary visits Precious at the halfway house, what does she reveal to Precious?
5. When Precious attends the incest survivors meeting with Rita, what is she surprised to find out?
6. What happens at the end of Chapter 3 between Ms. Rain and Precious?
7. What is Precious worried about concerning Abdul's first birthday and school?
8. Where does Precious go after she leaves her home with Abdul and who does she look for?
9. What kind of things happen to Precious and Abdul when Mrs. Butter sends them to stay at the armory?
10. What does Ms. Rain suggest to Precious whenPrecious writes to her from the hospital?
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