The Color Purple Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


Why was Shug so harsh with Celie when they first met?


How does Celie feel when Shug suggests moving out?


What does Celie do when she overhears Shug and Mr. having sex on the night before Shug moves out?


Why is Celie jealous of Mr. and Shug at Harpo’s bar?


How does Corinne die?

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