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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through "Big Boy Leaves Home," Part 3.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Wright's boss offer him in the back room?
(a) A cigarette
(b) His hand
(c) A book
(d) A dollar
2. What does Wright do to avoid saying thank you?
(a) Drops his packages
(d) Runs away
3. What happens to Wright before he leaves his job?
(a) He is given a payrise
(b) He is beaten
(c) He is promoted
(d) He marries
4. What does Big Boy hide in?
(a) A coal mine
(b) A kiln
(c) A rabbit hole
(d) A barrel
5. Why do the whites refer to the castrated bellboy as lucky?
(a) He can't get in trouble with white girls again
(b) He was allowed to live
(c) He was given money
(d) He had sex with a white girl
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the white man force a black bellboy to do when the white man gets the girl pregnant?
2. What city does Wright move to in this section?
3. Where does Wright's boss take the black woman to beat her?
4. Why does the black maid forgive Wright for not arguing with the white man?
5. Why do the boys make up words?
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