1 What year was the novel published? 1994 1983 2000 1997 2 What major prize did Toni Morrison win prior to publishing Paradise? The Nobel The MacArthur The National Book Award The Man Booker 3 What nationality is Toni Morrison? British Canadian American Jamaican 4 What type of Christianity is practiced at the Convent? Lutheranism Quakers Catholicism Mormonism 5 Who is narrating the novel? Pat Best Connie Deek Third person omniscient 6 What is the name of the town the founders of Ruby left? Shelter Paradise Haven Eden 7 Deek is short for Decatur Duncan Deacon Dickinson 8 Who built the Convent originally? a governor a banker an embezzler a lawyer 9 Who are the sections named for? figures of Ruby history famous explorers deities female characters 10 Where is the novel set? Nebraska Minnesota Texas Oklahoma 11 What year is the novel set in? 1898 1948 1976 1965 12 Which of the Convent women does K.D. fall in love with? Pallas Gigi Seneca Mavis 13 What is the relationship between Dovey and Soane Morgan? aunt and niece sisters mother and daughter cousins 14 What kind of car does Mavis drive? a Ford a Chevy a Cadillac a Buick 15 What is Ace's? a pharmacy a shoe store a general store a pastry shop 16 Where is Connie from? Spain Germany Italy Brazil 17 Who is Richard Misner? a visiting civil rights activist the new reverend the new doctor a distant relative of the Morgans 18 The Oven is still in use only a symbolic meeting place taken apart by vandals left behind in Haven 19 Who is married to Steward Morgan? Dovey Pat Anna Soane 20 Roger Best runs a mortuary and ambulance an accounting business an apothecary a gas station 21 Who dies in the "Grace" section? Mary Magna Delia Best Save-Marie Fleetwood Ruby Smith 22 The Morgan and Fleetwood men meet to discuss The cause of the Fleetwood children's illness K.D. and Arnette The death of Ruby Morgan A business deal 23 Meeting Gigi reminds K.D. of a childhood memory of of seeing a segregated swimming pool of being bitted by a spider of going hunting with his uncles of falling out of a tree 24 The Morgans are described as having many expensive cars a tendency to lie a store of treasure an infallible memory 25 Who does Arnette become pregnant by? Apollo Brood Menus K.D.