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Why did Papa have to find work?
He found work because he didn't have enough money to have or really live on the 400 acre property
From what we know about Grandpa, what proof do we have that he was a good leader of the Logan family?
He made smart decisions and took care of his family
Describe the dirty trick that T.J. played on Claude
T.J. blamed Claude on what T.J. did, he went into the store
How did little man get dirty
He got dirty because he got dust on him because he almost got hit by the bus
Why did Miss Crocker have to teach two classes that morning
Because one of the teachers was missing that day
youngest brother, values cleanliness
12 years old, in a grouchy mood
a short, round boy of seven
in the fourth grade
the children's grandmother
a teacher at Great Faith Elementary and Secondary school
What was unusual about the appearance of Mr. L.T. Morrison
He was way tall and big
What reason did Papa give for bringing Mr. Morrison home with him
He wanted to keep him safe
What did the children suspect was the real reason Papa brought him home
he lost his job
Mr. Morrison mentions getting fired for fighting. Why was he the only one to get fired?
he was black
Why did papa forbid the children from going to the Wallace store
people were drinking and smoking
What was Big Ma's motivation in bringing the children along with her to Strawberry?
They kept pestering her about it
What was Cassie's initial reaction to seeing the town of Strawberry for the first time
She thought that Strawberry was very boring
Why couldn't the Logans sell their produce nearer the entrance
They were black so they couldn't be near the whites
Why didn't Big Ma take Cassie's side in her dispute with Mr. Simms
She didn't agree with Cassie because she didn't want to get involved in trouble
Why didn't Big Ma want Cassie to tell uncle hammer what happened in town? How might big ma have averted this problem?
She didn't want to get in trouble or arrested and big ma sent Mr. Morrison to go get uncle hammer.
Why didn't Papa Luke's owners try to break him?
Papa luke knew how to make medicine
How had Mr. Morrison prevented Uncle Hammer from getting revenge on Mr. Simms?
He went to go get uncle hammer and reasoned with him
Why did Cassie know it was safe to talk to Papa about the incident with the Simms in Strawberry
Because Papa couldn't get mad because he could get hurt or in trouble
Why do you think the Avery family was invited to the Logans' Christmas dinner
They were good friends with the Logans for a long time
Why do you think Stacey put the flute in his box of treasured things and never played with it again
Because it was special to him
What did Cassie mean by the statement "Lillian Jean didn't even realize it had all been a game?"
Cassie meant Lillian Jean was too dumb to realize Cassie lied
Why do you think R.W. and Melvin let T.J. hang out with them?
To manipulate T.J.
Do you agree with Mama that T.J. just wants attention?
Yes because he doesn't have real friends, so he needs attention
What did Mr. Jamison come to warn the Logans about?
He warned them that they might lose the land
How did Mr. Granger put the squeeze on the other families in the area
He lowered the price of cotton
Why was it necessary financially for Papa to work on the railway when they had such a large piece of land to farm
Because they need to pay taxes on the land and feed their family
Papa compares life to a fig tree. Other than a tree or plant, what else might he have used as an illustration? why?
It struggles, but it still hangs on and survives
Brief synopsis of what happened to Papa and the others on their trip to Vicksburg
Papa and the others got shot in Vicksburg by the Wallaces because they went to stop there
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