The Bluest Eye

by: Toni Morrison

Prologue Quiz

Further study Prologue Quiz

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In the excerpt from a children’s reader that begins the novel’s Prologue, who ultimately comes to play with Jane?

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How old was the narrator of the Prologue in 1941?

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In the novel’s Prologue, what is the year in which the narrator says no marigolds bloomed?

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What does the narrator say is the reason she now believes the marigolds never bloomed?

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In the novel’s Prologue, who or what does the unnamed narrator identify as having died?