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Riled Up and Disgusted

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Mr. Tuck, Koye Oyediji

Ultimately, what reason is given for the boy’s being “riled up [and] disgusted” (line 36)

A

The boy is angry that the family judged Mr. Tuck before really knowing him.

B

The boy is angry that the family has assimilated into Western culture without proper appreciation of their own cultural heritage.

C

The boy is angry with himself that he has let his family get to him as deeply as he has.

D

The boy feels isolated and alone, unable to rely on his parents’ cultural identifications as a way to understand himself.

E

The boy had been unwilling to stand up for what he really believed in.