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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Pages 1-58.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. At what young age did Anderson learn how to drive a car?
2. Who taught Anderson to drive a car at a young age?
(a) Her mother.
(b) Her aunt.
(c) Her father.
(d) Her uncle.
3. Anderson's family called her what kind of animal in order to make fun of her weight?
(a) A hippo.
(b) A horse.
(c) A cow.
(d) A pig.
4. At what age did Anderson's mother take her to a pond for swimming lessons?
5. In the poem entitled "Directionally Challenged," Anderson describes getting lost on her way to what location?
(c) The bus stop.
(d) The library.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which member of Anderson's family wrote poetry?
2. Anderson states in the introduction to her poetry memoir that she wrote her book Speak how many years after she was raped?
3. How did Anderson fend off a predatory male on her first occasion of fighting back?
4. At what age was Anderson raped by her first boyfriend?
5. How many times did Anderson's father hit Anderson's mother after the beating that robbed her of her teeth?
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