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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 17.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Maya admire about Bailey?
(a) He beats up anyone who gives him a hard time.
(b) He is much taller than she.
(c) He can finish all his chores and homework and still read more.
(d) He knows how to steal from the white people.
2. Who is Reverend Howard Thomas?
(a) Momma's brother
(b) a presiding elder in the church
(c) the preacher on television
(d) Uncle Willie's friend
3. What in the movies reminds Bailey of his mother?
(a) the actress, Kay Williams
(b) seeing St. Louis
(c) watching the trains go west
(d) the city of San Fransico
4. What convinces Maya as she is leaving that Mrs. Cullinan now knows her name?
(a) Mrs. Cullinan screams at her.
(b) Glory tells Mrs. Cullinan.
(c) She sends a letter to Mrs. Cullinan.
(d) She leaves it written on the table.
5. What does the young Maya think about white people?
(a) They are dumb.
(b) They are ungodly.
(c) They smell funny.
(d) They cannot be human.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why is Bailey late getting home one Saturday?
2. How does Maya punish herself when she does not measure flour correctly?
3. Why do Maya and Bailey dislike the Reverend Thomas?
4. How does Maya feel once she is back in Stamps?
5. Where does Maya say a person's values and opinions are formed?
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