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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: No More Wire Hangers! The "Mommy Dearest" 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 force of nature is Vivian compared to?

A hurricane
A tornado
A tsunami
Q. How does Vivian help the children adjust to their new home in San Francisco?

She gives them presents
She introduces them to her conmen friends
She throws them a midnight party
She threatens to beat up everyone who makes fun of them
Q. What is Vivian's trained profession?

A dancer
A nurse
A card dealer
An extreme stuntwoman
Q. How did Maya imagine her mother before they met?

As an evil stepmother
As a princess
As a supermodel
As Big Bird
Q. Why does Bailey Jr. try to be a gangster?

He is imitating Vivian
He is imitating Vivian's friends
He wants to upset Vivian
He watches too many violent movies