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Coming of Age in Mississippi

Further Study

Themes, Motifs, and Symbols Quiz

Further Study Themes, Motifs, and Symbols Quiz

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The scene in which Anne examines her white friends' genitals is an illustration of which theme?

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The attitude of lighter-skinned black people towards those with darker skin is an embodiment of which theme?

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The 12-year-old boy Anne sits beside on the bus is symbolic of ___.

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What article of clothing symbolizes Anne's physical maturation?

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Which motif is used to convey the concepts of both black poverty and white generosity?