The Bean Trees

by: Barbara Kingsolver

Chapters Eight–Nine Quiz

Further study Chapters Eight–Nine Quiz

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What feature of Roosevelt Park reminds Taylor of a biblical story about water pouring out of rock?

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What is Mattie really doing when she leaves home for days at a time to "go birdwatching"?

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According to Dr. Pelinowsky, what condition was caused by Turtle's history of trauma and abuse?

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When Mattie takes Esparenza to the hospital after her suicide attempt, what distraction does Taylor offer Estevan?

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Who were Esperanza and Estevan attempting to protect by fleeing Guatemala and leaving behind their kidnapped daughter?