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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 17.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What in the movies reminds Bailey of his mother?
(a) watching the trains go west
(b) the actress, Kay Williams
(c) seeing St. Louis
(d) the city of San Fransico
2. What does Grandma Baxter do?
(a) She is a school teacher.
(b) She is a dancer.
(c) She is a precinct captain.
(d) She is a singer.
3. Where do the children go when they leave Stamps?
(a) to a foster home
(b) they never leave Stamps
(c) to their aunt's home
(d) to their mother's home
4. Why does Maya want to go back to Stamps?
(a) she misses her grandmother.
(b) She hates the weather.
(c) She misses her friends.
(d) She is frightened.
5. What is one of Mrs. Cullinan's main problems?
(a) She is an alcoholic.
(b) She is poor.
(c) She is uneducated.
(d) She is black.
Short Answer Questions
1. As a young child who is Maya's favorite author?
2. What does Maya admire about Bailey?
3. Who comes to Stamps to get the children?
4. How does Maya get out of working for Mrs. Cullinan?
5. What does Maya find out about her parents when she receives Christmas presents from them?
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