Roll of Thunder, Hear My CryStudy Guide & Essays
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Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry Study Guide & Essays

by Mildred Taylor

Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry is a product of three different eras of black history. The injustices portrayed in the book have their roots in the era of slavery which lasted until the Civil War and which, shamefully, continues to influence racial conduct in America in the 1930s and today. The book…

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Posted By sheena g #376270 at Jul 27, 2014 5:46 PM

 

Posted By steven a #227663 at Feb 29, 2012 1:23 PM

Please answer these questions.

Who are his brothers and sisters, and what is his family’s social position?

Why is the black school only in operation from October to March?

On p. 17, what are we told about Moe Turner that suggests he will do well when he grows up?

Why are Little Man and Cassie upset by the books they receive?

What does Mrs. Logan (Mama) do when she hears about the books?

For what reason does Miss Crocker say Mama is destroying school property?

What does Miss Crocker mean when she says, “Well, I just think you’re spoiling those children, Mary.  They’ve got to learn how things are sometimes” (p.30)?

What is Mama’s response to Miss Crocker?

Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry | Answers: 7

 

Posted By sheena g #376270 at Jul 27, 2014 5:56 PM

 

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