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