The Bluest Eye Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


In speaking of Pecola in Part V, the narrator says, “We tried to see her without looking at her, and never, never went near. Not because she was absurd, or repulsive, or because we were frightened, but because we had” what?


What name was Soaphead Church born with?


The narrator compares her father’s eyes to a “cliff of snow threatening to” what, in Part III?


Pecola’s idealization for white beauty is illustrated in the novel through her love of what movie star?


Who calls Mrs. MacTeer and tells her that Claudia, Pecola and Frieda are “playing nasty” in Part II?

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