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Black Boy

Black Boy


by Richard Wright

Reading Quizzes

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Sample of Reading Quizzes

Chapter 1


1. What did Richard set on fire?
2. What is Kate Adams?
3. How does Richard's mom punish him for killing a cat?
4. What do the people at the bar teach Richard?


1. The curtains
2. A boat
3. She makes him bury it in the middle of the night.
4. Bad words