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Who said "Those white people had taken all I had or dreamed..."

Baby Suggs

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Who said "Your love is too thick"

Paul D

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Who said "Here in this here place, we flesh; flesh that weeps, laughs, flesh that dances"

Baby Suggs

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4

Who said "You your best thing..."

Paul D

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5

Who said "This love ain't love at all"

Sethe

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Who said "You got two feet, Sethe, not four"

Paul D

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Who said "There ain't a sweet bunch of colored anywhere than what's right here"

Stamp Paid

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Who said "I wanted the reader to be kidnapped, thrown ruthlessly into an alien environment"

Toni Morrison

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9

When Sethe, Denver, and Beloved go ice skating, how many skates does each one have, respectively?

none, one, and two

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10

What has replaced Paul D's heart for much of the novel?

a tobacco tin

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Who finally melts the tobacco tin?

Beloved

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What is the name of the person who helps Sethe give birth to Denver?

Amy

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13

Who gives Sethe earrings?

Mrs. Garner

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14

What does Denver see when Beloved lets her head fall back?

scars

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What is Baby Suggs' form of preaching in the Clearing?

calling

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Who is Lady Jones?

a teacher

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What kind of Indians help Paul D make it to the North?

Cherokee

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What sort of trail do the Cherokees tell Paul D to follow to get to the North?

tree blossoms

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19

Why does Stamp Paid gather berries and bring them to Baby Suggs?

so she'll bake pies

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20

What was Stamp Paid's original name?

Joshua

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21

What does Sixo shout just before heh diies?

Seven-O!

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Why does Sixo shout "Seven-O!"?

he's referring to his unborn child

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23

What does Sethe try to do when Mr. Bodwin walks to her front porch?

stab him

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What does Sethe attempt to stab Mr. Bodwin with?

an ice pick

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Who is the author of Beloved?

Toni Morrison

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26

Who/what is Miister?

a rooster

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Who/what is Brother?

a tree at Sweet Home

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Beloved is not the beloved child's actual name. How is the ghost's name linked to the child?

it's the inscription on her gravestone

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29

Which of the following is NOT the name of one of Sethe's children?

Martin

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What kind of trees does Sethe remember from Sweet Home?

sycamores

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What is the correct pronunciation of Sethe?

Seth-uh

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What is Baby Suggs' other name?

Jennie

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33

Who tells Paul D about Sethe's murder of the beloved baby?

Stamp Paid

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When Paul D is about to confess his infidelity to Sethe, heh says something else/ What is it?

let's have a baby

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35

In what city does the present in the novel take place?

Cincinnati, Ohio

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What is Stamp Paid's one privilege he takes for the help he gives people?

he doesn't knock

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How many days of happiness did Sethe have before she killed her baby?

28

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When Baby Suggs decides "to fix on something harmless in this world," what is it she fixes on?

color

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What does Stamp Paid find that finally wears out "his marrow"?

a red ribbon

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Which of the following is not the name of a slave at Sweet Home?

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  • Paul A

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  • Paul D

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  • Paul E

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  • Paul F

Paul E

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What are Sethe, Beloved, and Denver doing when "Nobody saw them falling"?

ice skating

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a young prostitute

chippy

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an early method of preserving fish and meat with salt

brine in the barrel

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a darkened storeroom used for holding meats and dairy products away from heat

cold house

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a piece of iron put in a slave's mouth to keep him from talking

bit

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a common shrub that bears red barries

chokecherry

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a line of chained slaves

coffle

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reference to Kentucky

bloody side of the Ohio river

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the medicinal sweet-smelling juice from an herb

chamomile sap

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men with dark wiry hair, especially men

buffalo men

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thickened milk or cream

clabber

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burlap bag

croaker sack

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a ghost

haint

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dying and going to heaven

gone to glory

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an herb used to make tea

comfry

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a crude and dehumanizing term that whites use to refer to the birth of a black baby

foal

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flowers that open in the morning and close at night

four o'clocks

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a sickness caused by excessive accumulation of fluid

dropsy

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a dry measurement equal to four quarts

a half peck

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preparing a body for burial

fixing ceremony

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a type of candy

horehound

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a good quality cotton fabric

lisle

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urinate

let water

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burp

pass air

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an advanced school that prepared teachers for their prrofession

normal school

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an African dance

juba

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in trouble

in deep water

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wild blueberries

huckleberries

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a parlor

keeping room

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shanty or lean-to

hutch

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a bitter herb, often used in literature to symbolize regret

rue

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outdoor toilet

privy

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staying up all night to watch over the body of someone who has died

setting-up

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mispronunciation of patroller or slave catcher

pateroller

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turnpike or hihghway

pike

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a piece of pork skin used as seasoning while cooking vegetables

rind

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a wardrobe used to hold hanging clothes before closets were built in houses

press

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a spice taken from the bark of a laurel tree

sassafras

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pork fat that has been cooked and hardened into lard

rendered fat

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a crude term that was used by white people to describe black children

pickaninny

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another name for Quakers, who were usually abolitionists

Society of Friends

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a stopping place for travelers

way station

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indoor pot used as a toilet, especially at night

slop jar

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an early form of the pacifier made by placing sugar inside a piece of cloth

sugar tit

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members of the KKK

talking sheets

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an unmarried man who did not want to settle down

walking man

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the privilege of voting if you had white skin (blacks could not vote)

skin voting

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use male slaves as breeders

stud his boys

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a bill that required a free state to return a slave to his/her rightful owner

Fugitive Slave Act

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94

The Cherokees told Paul D. that to get to freedom he should

follow the blossoming trees

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95

Denver's safe place was

her Emerald Closet

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Which of the following is NOT true about Toni Morrison?

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a) she was the first black woman to win the Novel prize for literature

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b) she taught literature at several colleges

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