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Black Boy

Black Boy


by Richard Wright

Black Boy: Quiz 3: Symbols Quiz True or False

1. Why does Richard become hungry? -> His dad leaves his family.
2. What is Richard’s mom’s illness? -> Laziness
3. Which place is not like the North? -> The Elysian Fields
4. What are Richard's questions most often met with? -> Silence
5. What causes Richard’s mom’s illness? -> A virus