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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 15.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where do the children go when they leave Stamps?
(a) to their mother's home
(b) they never leave Stamps
(c) to their aunt's home
(d) to a foster home
2. What does Maya do with her panties after Mr. Freedman attacks her?
(a) hides them
(b) show them to her mother
(c) burns them
(d) throws them away
3. Why does Maya want to go back to Stamps?
(a) she misses her grandmother.
(b) She misses her friends.
(c) She is frightened.
(d) She hates the weather.
4. What does Maya think of Mrs. Flowers?
(a) She is mean.
(b) She is the ideal human being.
(c) She is too educated.
(d) She is too nosy.
5. What happens to Mr. Freedman after court?
(a) He goes to jail for 20 years.
(b) He runs away.
(c) Maya's uncles kill him.
(d) He rapes her again.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Maya find out about her parents when she receives Christmas presents from them?
2. What does Uncle Willie do to punish mistakes in math that Maya makes?
3. What makes Maya proud to be black for the first time?
4. Why does Maya keep quiet about Mr. Freedman's rape of her?
5. What does Maya call the time she spends with Mrs. Flowers?
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