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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. What is Milkman's job as he works with his father?
(a) Rent collector
2. What do Macon and Pilate find as they try to bury the man who is killed?
(a) A bottle of liquor
(b) A green sack with 3 pieces of gold in it
(c) A book
3. What does Pilate do for a living?
(a) Makes and sells wine
(b) Works as a maid
(d) Is a midwife
4. What did Pilate use to protect Ruth and her unborn son?
5. Where does Milkman find Guitar?
(a) On the porch of his house
(b) At the General Store
(c) At the barbershop
(d) At the bar
Short Answer Questions
1. Who does Macon talk about in order to distract Milkman from his other questions?
2. What is the name of the baby delivered in #6?
3. Who is the person that comes up with the nickname Milkman?
4. Which of these women does not sing in the group when Milkman visits?
5. Where does Empire State like to hang out?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is Milkman's reaction to the message he receives at the General Store?
2. What are Pilate and Milkman supposed to do with the bones Pilate found in the cave?
3. What is the date of the beginning of the novel?
4. What is the legend of Milkman's great grandfather?
5. What are some of Milkman's first impressions of the Butler house when he arrives?
6. What happens on the day that is assigned to Guitar?
7. Why doesn't Solomon bring Jake to Africa with him?
8. What does First Corinthians think has caused her lack of luck with men and marriage?
9. What hinders Milkman's journey to his father's old house?
10. Which of the children actually enjoy the ritual in which the Dead family takes part on Sunday afternoons?
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