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The Color Purple

The Color Purple


by Alice Walker

The Color Purple: Endorsed by Prince True or False

1. What does Celie’s Pa do to her? -> He rapes her
2. Why does Mr. ___ marry Celie? -> So he has someone to look after his house and children
3. Why does Mr. ___ kick Nettie out of the house? -> Because he can no longer support her financially
4. Why does Celie become depressed? -> Because Nettie dies
5. Who is Shug? -> Celie’s friend and lover