Black Boy

by: Richard Wright

Part 1 (Southern Night): Chapter 1 Quiz

Further study Part 1 (Southern Night): Chapter 1 Quiz

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What does young Richard set on fire that results in the whole house burning down?

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When Richard fights off a gang of boys that have been robbing him, and the boys’ parents then threaten Richard, how does he respond?

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How old is Richard when he becomes a drunkard?

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How long are Richard and his brother placed in an orphanage?

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How does Nathan seem to react to the idea that his children are going hungry?