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The Help

The Help

  

by Kathryn Stockett

The Help: Help Yourself True or False

1. Why does Hilly object to the help using the same bathroom as their white employers? -> Because she thinks black people carry different diseases that white people can then catch
2. Celia asks Minny not to tell her husband Johnny something. What is it that she wants kept secret? -> That she hired Minny
3. What job does Skeeter accept that ultimately requires Aibileen’s know-how? -> A job working for really pushy white people
4. Skeeter’s somewhat risky proposition for a book is which of the following? -> A book about why cats are better than dogs
5. How did Aibileen’s son Treelore die? -> He was trying to summit Everest and fell

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