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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. Where does Corrie convince the wagon to stop?
(a) At the doctor's office
(b) At the District Attorney's office
(c) At a bar
(d) At the train station
2. What do Lucius and Ned use to travel to the pasture?
(a) A mule
(b) Roller skates
(c) A tractor
(d) A buggy
3. What does Butch ask Lycurgus to bring him?
(a) A beer
(b) A table
(c) A glass of water
(d) Two chairs
4. What does Lucius need the doctor to look at?
(a) His hand
(b) His foot
(c) His head
(d) His groin
5. Which race does Ned tell Lucius he has to lose?
(a) The fourth race
(b) The first race
(c) The third race
(d) The second race
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the constable's name?
2. What is Lightning's previous name?
3. Who does Ned plan to ask to ride the horse?
4. How can Lucius tell the difference between a bordello and a normal house?
5. What strange word does Otis introduce to Lucius in this chapter?
Short Essay Questions
1. In what way has Lucius matured since the beginning of the novel?
2. What information does Lycurgus give Lucius in Chapter 11?
3. How can Lightning win the race?
4. How did Otis and his aunt extort Miss Corrie?
5. How does Chapter 9 express themes of deception and abuse of power?
6. Describe what has happened between Butch, Boon, and Everbe.
7. In what way does the appearance of Grandfather give the story a sense of dread?
8. Describe Otis.
9. In what way does Chapter 8 show the immense pride of the novel's black characters?
10. Describe the character of Butch.
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