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by Jamaica Kincaid

Girl: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Girl? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Which of these is not a girl's job?

Q. Why does Girl have to mend her hems?

To look fashionable
To not trip on them
To not look like a "slut"
To not rip her clothes
Q. Who does Girl have to take care of?

The Queen
The men in her life
Q. How is tradition carried on in "Girl?"

Through food
Through books
Through TV
Through telepathy
Q. What is Obeah?

Girl's name
Antiguan food
Another chore
A religion in the African Diaspora