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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 23.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why does Maya keep quiet about Mr. Freedman's rape of her?
(a) She is afraid of her mother.
(b) She is afraid he will kill Bailey.
(c) She is afraid of the police.
(d) She is afraid he will kill the dog.
2. An adult Maya suggests that black people survive ___________________.
(a) by arming themselves
(b) in relationship to their dedicated poets
(c) by education
(d) by taking over the government
3. What do the black women do for the yearly gathering in Stamps?
(d) sew costumes
4. What are the graduates of Lafayette Training School expected to become?
(a) business owners
(b) doctors and lawyers
(d) farmers, maids, handymen and carpenters
5. What is a black person risking to speak to a white person, according to Momma?
(a) his or her life
(b) sounding stupid
(c) having to go to jail
(d) being made fun of
Short Answer Questions
1. What is one of Mrs. Cullinan's main problems?
2. What do the black men do for the big summer gathering?
3. How many times has Momma been married?
4. What do the people at graduation sing after the valedictorian's speech?
5. What are girls in Stamps required to learn?
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