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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where does the family take its weekly drive?
(a) Through town
(b) They don't take the drive at all
(c) Along the shore of Lake Superior
(d) In the woods
2. What does Macon Dead do for work?
(a) Real estate agent
(d) Insurance agent
3. Macon discovers Ruth naked in the bed next to her father's dead body. What is she doing?
(d) Sucking his fingers
4. Why does Milkman do things to be unlike his father?
(a) So he can have fun
(b) Because he wants to irritate Macon
(c) No real reason
(d) Guitar tells him to
5. What did Milkman's mother say she was wearing when she was kneeling next to her dead father?
(a) A dress
(b) A slip
(d) A suit
6. What does Macon want to buy and rent to black professionals?
(a) Summer homes
7. Where does Milkman find Guitar?
(a) At the bar
(b) At the barbershop
(c) On the porch of his house
(d) At the General Store
8. Are Ruth and Milkman's sisters happy with him for beating up on his father?
(b) His sisters are, but Ruth isn't
(d) Ruth is, but his sisters aren't
9. What is Hagar's relationship to Milkman?
10. Which of these names does not belong in the Dead family?
(b) First Corinthians
11. What does Milkman mention that causes Macon to become excited?
(a) A green sack
(b) A book
(c) A city
(d) A car
12. From whom do Macon and Pilate try to hide?
(a) A group of white men
(b) Another child
(c) Their mother
(d) A police officer
13. To where do Macon and Pilate escape instead of staying in their hiding place?
(a) To the city
(b) To their home
(c) To an old barn
(d) To the woods
14. What is the name of the midwife who delivers Macon and Pilate?
15. Who is thought to have killed the white boy?
(d) Empire State
Short Answer Questions
1. Which of these women does not sing in the group when Milkman visits?
2. Who is shocked about the news that Hagar wants to kill Milkman?
3. What does Milkman send to Hagar?
4. Which of Milkman's legs is shorter than the other?
5. Who is Milkman's best friend?
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