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I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

by Maya Angelou

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What helps Maya escape from reality?


Her iPhone
Reading Books
Watching Movies
Traveling to Mexico
Q. In Caged Bird, how do you know that someone is educated?


They are rich
They wear graduation caps
They bake cookies
They speak Standard English
Q. What act scars Maya when she is eight years old?


Finding a friend
Falsifying her identity
Traveling forward in time
Being raped
Q. What does Maya associate sex with the most?


Pain
Necessity
Love
Maturity
Q. Who acts most like a mother to Maya?


Vivian
Miss Kirwin
Mrs. Flowers
Momma
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