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Mini-Quiz: How Oprah Winfrey Gained Her Character

by Ron Kurtus (7 October 2012)

Take this Mini-Quiz to check your understanding of the lesson material.

1. What lessons did Oprah's grandmother teach her?

How to smoke

Oprah never met her grandmother

How to read and recite the Bible

2. How did Oprah's uncle affect her character?

She wanted to become a church leader, like her uncle

He molested and abused Oprah, and she became rebellous and promiscuous

She learned to help others, like he often did

3. What did Oprah's father give her?

Discipline and a seure home life

A pony

A chance to get a restaurant job

If you got all three correct, you are on your way to becoming a Champion in Understanding Character. If you had problems, you had better look over the material again.

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Oprah Winfrey's Official Biography -

Oprah Winfrey - Wikipedia

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(Notice: The School for Champions may earn commissions from book purchases)

Business Leaders and Success - Chapter on Oprah Winfrey

Oprah: A Biography by Kitty Kelley (2011)

O'Habits: 40 Success Habits of Oprah Winfrey and the One Bad Habit She Needs to Stop! by Warren Cassell (May 4, 2010)

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