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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 the young Maya think about white people?
(a) They are ungodly.
(b) They cannot be human.
(c) They are dumb.
(d) They smell funny.
2. What does Grandma Baxter do?
(a) She is a singer.
(b) She is a dancer.
(c) She is a school teacher.
(d) She is a precinct captain.
3. How does Maya imagine herself when she is very young?
(a) as a white man
(b) as a blonde with blue eyes
(c) as a woman wearing furs and diamonds
(d) as a super black model
4. What does Maya admire about Bailey?
(a) He beats up anyone who gives him a hard time.
(b) He knows how to steal from the white people.
(c) He can finish all his chores and homework and still read more.
(d) He is much taller than she.
5. As a young child who is Maya's favorite author?
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Maya think of her black skin?
2. Where do Bailey and Maya sit in church?
3. What are two things that interest the neighbors?
4. How does Bailey get to Baton Rouge?
5. Why does Maya give Bailey a dime?
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