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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 14, 15, 16, 17 and 18.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Laura ask when Essie encourages her to read her Bible?
(a) She knows enough of the Bible already.
(b) Where is the begats section.
(c) She really can't read too well.
(d) She knows she is saved even without a Bible.
2. How does Buddy describe Marty?
(a) As a white man who is a friend to Negros.
(b) As a white man who is in the know.
(c) As a white boy who thinks he's conning the people of Harlem.
(d) As the power behind the throne all over Harlem.
3. Who starts a church a few blocks from where Essie and Laura sit?
(a) An active drug dealer.
(b) An ex-cop.
(c) A reformed pimp.
(d) A reformed alcoholic.
4. What does Essie do after they are persuaded?
(a) Hugs Laura.
(b) Starts dancing and singing gospel songs.
(c) Gets on her knees and prays.
(d) Calls to the neighbors to tell them.
5. Where do Buddy and Laura go?
(a) Out for a night of drinking.
(b) To Laura's apartment.
(c) To the City Hall to get a preaching license.
(d) To the bus station to pick up Essie's daughter.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Essie's opinion of Laura's lifestyle?
2. What scheme does Buddy suggest for making more money?
3. When Laura encourages Essie, what does Essie do?
4. What does Essie want to discuss with Laura?
5. Over what do the women argue in Chapter 7?
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