The Color Purple Quiz

This Study Guide consists of approximately 88 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Color Purple.

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


When Shug returns home, why is she jealous of Celie?


How old is Pa’s new wife?


When Celie and Nettie are reunited, how many years had they been apart?


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


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

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