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by Toni Morrison

Beloved: It's Raining Men Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Beloved? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Halle is an admirable man because

he sells his labor to Mr. Garner in order to buy out Baby Suggs' time at Sweet Home.
he helps take care of baby Beloved when he's in the fields.
he's got your back.
he churns butter better than anyone at Sweet Home.
Q. Mr. Garner believes what about slaves?

They are only worth the amount they can lift.
They should be emancipated.
They should be treated like men.
They should sleep more.
Q. Why does Stamp Paid give Paul D the news clipping?

He thinks Paul D needs to learn how to read.
He thinks Paul D needs to know about Sethe.
He thinks Paul D might be interested in the Personals section.
He thinks Paul D could use the Jobs section.
Q. Paul D has really fond memories of which man?

Paul A
Pauley Shore
Q. When Paul D and the other men on the chain gang run away, a group of Cherokee help them out. What do the Cherokee call Paul D and the other men?

Buffalo men
Buffalo soldier, dreadlock rasta