How Much You Know About Toni Morrison? Quiz

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How Much You Know About Toni Morrison? Quiz

Toni Morrison is an American teacher and editor who won the Pulitzer Prize for her book, Beloved. Additionally, Toni Morrison received the Nobel Prize in literature in 1993. She was born to a businessman father in 1938 at Ohio. Toni Morrison had a poor childhood but broke through later in life. Have you read about her?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When was she awarded the Nobel prize in literature?
    • A. 

      1984

    • B. 

      1993

    • C. 

      1983

    • D. 

      1989

  • 2. 
    When was she presented the Presidential Medal of Freedom? 
    • A. 

      May 29, 1998

    • B. 

      June 12, 2000

    • C. 

      June 12, 2005

    • D. 

      May 29, 2012 

  • 3. 
    Which of these is her favorite author? 
    • A. 

      Leo Tolstoy 

    • B. 

      William Shakespeare 

    • C. 

      John Donne 

    • D. 

      Alice Watkins 

  • 4. 
    How old was she when she became a catholic? 
    • A. 

      12 years old 

    • B. 

      15 years old 

    • C. 

      10 years old 

    • D. 

      13 years old 

  • 5. 
    What is Toni Morrison's baptismal name? 
    • A. 

      Elizabeth 

    • B. 

      Mary 

    • C. 

      Deborah 

    • D. 

      Anthony 

  • 6. 
    What year saw her enroll at Howard University? 
    • A. 

      1947

    • B. 

      1949

    • C. 

      1938 

    • D. 

      1951

  • 7. 
    When did she graduate from Howard University? 
    • A. 

      1951 

    • B. 

      1953

    • C. 

      1959

    • D. 

      1958

  • 8. 
    Hat did Toni Morrison study in the university? 
    • A. 

      History 

    • B. 

      Linguistics 

    • C. 

      English 

    • D. 

      Psychology 

  • 9. 
    When was Toni Morrison's Sula published? 
    • A. 

      1978

    • B. 

      1973

    • C. 

      1979

    • D. 

      1983

  • 10. 
    What is the title of her fourth novel? 
    • A. 

      Tar Baby 

    • B. 

      Dreaming Emmett 

    • C. 

      Sula 

    • D. 

      Beloved