The Color of Water

by: James McBride

Chapters 4–6 Quick Quiz

1 of 5
What allows Ruth to transcend the racist remarks and incidents she deals with in New York?

2 of 5
As a child, when James senses that a Black Panther might harm his mother, how does he react?

3 of 5
What business does Ruth’s father eventually own?

4 of 5
When Billy forgets his Bible passage at an Easter service, how does Ruth react?

5 of 5
What does Ruth say is the “color of water”?