The Color Purple Quiz | Four Week Quiz B

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Letters 73-79.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What does Shug promise she will do before she moves out?
(a) Save Harpo’s marriage.
(b) Teach Celie how to read.
(c) Finish the quilt.
(d) Stop Mr.’s abuse.

2. How does Celie picture God?
(a) As a black man who lives in the shadows.
(b) As a white man with a long white beard.
(c) As a genderless, ageless entity, like a cloud in the sky.
(d) As a beast similar to the devil.

3. Who discovers that Mr. has been hiding Nettie’s letters?
(a) Sofia.
(b) Shug.
(c) Harpo.
(d) Celie.

4. Who tries to keep Celie in school before Pa pulls her out?
(a) Her teacher.
(b) Her husband.
(c) Her mother.
(d) No one.

5. Who does Celie suggest Harpo hire to help at the new bar?
(a) Nettie.
(b) Shug.
(c) Mr.
(d) Pa.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Celie do when she overhears Shug and Mr. having sex on the night before Shug moves out?

2. Why does Nettie tear up all her letters to Celie when she reaches her port?

3. What is the name of the only girl at the Olinka School where Nettie teaches?

4. What does Celie say is keeping Shug alive?

5. Why do the Olinka people pity Nettie?

(see the answer key)

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