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Black Boy

Black Boy

by Richard Wright

Black Boy: Quiz 3: Symbols Quiz Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Black Boy? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Why does Richard become hungry?


He just loves eating.
There is a food shortage.
His dad leaves his family.
He is on a hunger strike.
Q. What is Richard’s mom’s illness?


H.I.V.
Paralysis caused by strokes
Laziness
Chickenpox
Q. Which place is not like the North?


Hell
Valhalla
Disney World
The Elysian Fields
Q. What are Richard's questions most often met with?


Glee
Thoughtful responses
A dictionary
Silence
Q. What causes Richard’s mom’s illness?


We have no idea.
A virus
A curse
Bacteria
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