The Color Purple Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


How does Shug react when Celie starts crying about the rape and incest she suffered from?


How does Celie feel when she finds all the letters Mr. has hidden from her?


What is the name of the ship Nettie sails to Olinla?


Why does Adam run into the jungle, terrifying his family?


How many of Shug’s children would like to continue a relationship with her?

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