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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 8 | Chapter 9.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where do Bailey and Maya sit in church?
(a) with the other children
(b) in the back
(c) the front row
(d) in the choir loft
2. What does Maya admire about Bailey?
(a) He can finish all his chores and homework and still read more.
(b) He knows how to steal from the white people.
(c) He is much taller than she.
(d) He beats up anyone who gives him a hard time.
3. Why does Maya want to go back to Stamps?
(a) She hates the weather.
(b) She misses her friends.
(c) she misses her grandmother.
(d) She is frightened.
4. What does Uncle Willie do to punish mistakes in math that Maya makes?
(a) touches her fingers to the stove
(b) slaps her on the head
(c) does not give her dinner
(d) sprays her with cold water
5. Why does Maya run away from the church in the Introduction?
(a) She falls asleep in church.
(b) She wets herself.
(c) She is afraid of God.
(d) She hates the minister.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is Reverend Howard Thomas?
2. Why do Maya and her brother go to live with their grandmother in Stamps?
3. Who comes to Stamps to get the children?
4. Why do the cotton pickers complain at the end of the day?
5. How many times has Momma been married?
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