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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. Why does Grady refuse to give the woman a ride in "The Woman in the Snow"?
(a) The bus is out of service.
(b) The bus is full.
(c) She doesn't have bus fare.
(d) She is black.
2. How did the woman die in "The Woman in the Snow"?
(a) Heart attack.
(b) Froze to death.
(c) Hit by a car.
(d) An icicle fell on her.
3. Who does Josie overhear discussing a new conjure woman in town in "The Conjure Brother"?
(a) Her aunt and uncle.
(b) Her mother and friends.
(c) The neighbor.
(d) People at church.
4. Where was Robert Kennedy assassinated?
(a) Las Vegas, NV.
(b) Phoenix, AZ.
(c) Los Angeles, CA.
(d) Portland, OR.
5. How much time passes before Grady sees the same woman in "The Woman in the Snow"?
(a) A year.
(b) 3 years.
(c) 4 years.
(d) 7 years.
Short Answer Questions
1. Of what society is the protagonist in "The Chicken-Coop Monster" a founding member?
2. What were the names of Patricia McKissack's parents?
3. What is Leddy's son's name in "Boo Mama"?
4. Where does the woman say her husband is in "The Woman in the Snow"?
5. What is the woman covered with who emerges from the woods in "Boo Mama"?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happens when Josie awakens after revisiting the conjure woman in "The Conjure Brother"?
2. What encounter does Grady have on his way back to the bus depot in "The Woman in the Snow"?
3. What does the protagonist's grandfather tell her about his experiences with a monster in "The Chicken-Coop Monster"?
4. When is Leddy's son found in "Boo Mama"? How does he appear?
5. Who is the protagonist in "The Chicken-Coop Monster"? Where is she?
6. What causes the protagonist in "The Chicken-Coop Monster" to have to brave the coop?
7. What creature appears from the woods in "Boo Mama"? What does it reveal about Nealy?
8. What does the shopkeeper tell Laura about the object in "The Gingi"?
9. What does Josie want in "The Conjure Brother"? Where does she go to fulfill her wish?
10. What is the moral theme of "The Conjure Brother"?
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