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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. Who is the first woman to deliver a 'colored baby' at Mercy Hospital?
(b) Ruth Foster
2. What do Macon and Pilate find as they try to bury the man who is killed?
(a) A book
(c) A bottle of liquor
(d) A green sack with 3 pieces of gold in it
3. What does Macon reveal about Ruth's relationship with her father?
(a) She killed him
(b) It was abusive
(c) It seemed to be incestuous
(d) It was not very close
4. What does Pilate do for a living?
(a) Works as a maid
(b) Is a midwife
(d) Makes and sells wine
5. Who has Milkman been sleeping with for some time?
Short Answer Questions
1. The purpose of Guitar's organization is to kill _______ white person(s) for each black person that is killed at the hands of a white person
2. Who is shocked about the news that Hagar wants to kill Milkman?
3. Where does Hagar hit Milkman?
4. From whom do Macon and Pilate try to hide?
5. Guitar feels the group is a perfectly ________ and natural reaction to unnatural white people.
Short Essay Questions
1. What is Milkman's reaction to the message he receives at the General Store?
2. Why does Guitar even warn Milkman about his impending death?
3. Why does Milkman receive a much different reception when he enters the General Store the second time?
4. What is Guitar's reason for trying to kill Milkman?
5. What does Milkman realize when he tries to buy a present for Hagar?
6. What does Milkman do to prove he is nothing like his father?
7. Why do the beatings of Ruth finally stop in the Dead household?
8. What is the explanation that Susan Byrd gives for her behavior the previous time that Milkman visited?
9. How does Milkman break up with Hagar?
10. What does Milkman notice about himself as he grows older?
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