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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through 1921.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does this grandmother want to prevent?
(a) An abortion
(b) A bad marriage
(c) A lost life
(d) Helene's mother's wild blood
2. What holiday begins at the start of January in the town?
(a) National Suicide Day
(b) New Year's Day
(c) Bottom Blessing Day
(d) Veteran's Day
3. Who lives in the neighborhood that is the answer to #1?
(a) The farmers
(b) The Negroes
(c) The whites
(d) The children
4. What did the slaves do when they heard about the fertile land?
(a) They didn't believe it
(b) They begged for it
(c) They ignored the farmer
(d) They talked with others before accepting the deal
5. What place is this grandmother trying to keep the woman away from?
(a) Sunset Home
(b) Sundown House
(c) Blessed Place
(d) Runaround Bar
Short Answer Questions
1. What is waiting for Shadrack when he wakes up?
2. Who shows up and is pressured into marrying Helene?
3. What is the name of the town in which the story takes place?
4. The beginning of the novel is unique because it's actually _______.
5. Who could be described as proper and classy?
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