Driving Miss Daisy Test | Mid-Book Test - Easy

Alfred Uhry
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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Why does Daisy think Hoke enjoys Christmas at Boolie and Florine's?
(a) Because he doesn't have his own family.
(b) Because he's never had Christmas before.
(c) Because he is greedy and hungry all the time.
(d) Because he's the only Christian in attendance.

2. Before the accident, what kind of car did Daisy wish she were still driving?
(a) Her Cadillac.
(b) Her Chevy.
(c) Her Oldsmobile.
(d) Her La Salle.

3. How long has Daisy known Idella?
(a) Since 1958.
(b) Since her son was in eighth grade.
(c) For only a few months.
(d) Since she was born.

4. Who does Daisy want Hoke telling about his Christmas present.
(a) Florine only.
(b) No one.
(c) Boolie only.
(d) His family.

5. Who saved up money for Daisy to go to school?
(a) Her grandfather.
(b) Her mother.
(c) Her children.
(d) Her sisters.

6. Where is one of Hoke's family members a professor?
(a) Spelman College.
(b) Georgia State University.
(c) Florida State University.
(d) Moorehouse College.

7. How many weeks was the original production of Driving Miss Daisy supposed to run for?
(a) 1 week.
(b) 5 weeks.
(c) 52 weeks.
(d) 6 weeks.

8. What does Rose Bauer ask Daisy to do in the cemetery?
(a) Put flowers on her husband's grave.
(b) Bring back some informational materials.
(c) Drive safely.
(d) Say a prayer for her.

9. Who is Boolie's father?
(a) The reader never finds out.
(b) Hoke.
(c) Boolie is an orphan.
(d) George.

10. What gift does Boolie bring for the long trip his Mama is taking?
(a) Chocolates.
(b) Flowers.
(c) Notepaper.
(d) A journal.

11. Why can't Hoke find the Bauer headstone?
(a) Because it has been moved.
(b) Because it has been stolen.
(c) Because he can't read.
(d) Because his vision is going.

12. On what street did Daisy grow up?
(a) Main Street.
(b) Euclid Street.
(c) Oak Street.
(d) Forsyth Street.

13. What item do Hoke and Daisy eat in the car during their long trip?
(a) Stuffed eggs.
(b) McDonald's.
(c) Iced tea.
(d) Apple pie.

14. In what year does the play begin?
(a) The reader never finds out.
(b) 1944.
(c) 1956.
(d) 1948.

15. How often does Daisy visit the cemetery?
(a) Several times a month.
(b) Once a month.
(c) Once a year.
(d) Every day.

Short Answer Questions

1. What is Daisy supposed to be wearing when she first becomes disoriented?

2. What does Daisy have to say about who can learn to read?

3. What does Daisy tell Hoke when she gives him a Christmas present?

4. Who is Jeanette Harris?

5. How much did Jeanette Harris offer to pay Hoke for his services?

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