The Ultimate
The Color Purple
Book Quiz

Question 1 of 15

Who's last name is never revealed in the book?

  • Celie's husband
  • Celie
  • Nettie
  • Shug

Question 2 of 15

What happens at the end of the book?

  • Celie and her sister meet up; Celie meets her children
  • Celie and her sister pass away
  • Celie and Shug move in together
  • Celie helps Mr. _______ when he gets sick

Question 3 of 15

When they go to Memphis, what does Celie do for work?

  • She sews pants
  • She sews dresses
  • She's a telemarketer
  • She is a singer

Question 4 of 15

What happened to Celie's children?

  • They were adopted by the reverend and his wife
  • They were hurt by their pa
  • They got sick
  • They were sent away to be adopted

Question 5 of 15

What tribe does Nettie administer to?

  • Olinka
  • Olathe
  • Olivia
  • Oliander

Question 6 of 15

What was Shug's surprise?

  • She got married
  • She got pregnant
  • She got sick again
  • She became famous

Question 7 of 15

Where does Nettie go to be a missionary?

  • Africa
  • Europe
  • Asia
  • Australia

Question 8 of 15

Why did Sofia end up in jail?

  • She beat up the mayor
  • She beat up the president
  • She beat up Harpo
  • She beat up her kids

Question 9 of 15

How many babies did Celie have?

  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5

Question 10 of 15

Who did Celie's husband bring home when she was sick?

  • Shug Avery
  • Shag Avery
  • Shug Shugga
  • Shuga Momma

Question 11 of 15

How does Celie wrong Harpo's wife?

  • She told Harpo to beat his wife
  • She told Harpo to yell at his wife
  • She told Harpo to take his wife away
  • She told Harpo to kill his wife

Question 12 of 15

What is Harpo's wife named?

  • Sofia
  • Sophie
  • Sonya
  • Cecelia

Question 13 of 15

What is Celie's sister's name?

  • Nettie
  • Melinda
  • Sue
  • Natlie

Question 14 of 15

How old is Celie at the beginning of the book?

  • 14
  • 16
  • 18
  • 9

Question 15 of 15

How does the book start?

  • Dear God
  • Dear Sister
  • Dear Ma
  • Dear Heavenly Father

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