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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Where is the first place Daisy allows Hoke to take her?
(a) The bank.
(b) The bus stop.
(c) The Piggly Wiggly.
(d) The department store.

2. When was the first time Hoke ever left Georgia?
(a) When he fled slavery.
(b) When he bought his first car.
(c) When he got married.
(d) When he was driving Daisy.

3. What kind of car does Daisy crash?
(a) A Packard.
(b) A Chevy.
(c) A Corvette.
(d) A Ford.

4. To whom is Hoke's daughter married?
(a) A Pullman porter.
(b) The mailman.
(c) A car salesman.
(d) A shoe salesman.

5. Where has Hoke heard Martin Luther King preach?
(a) Over the TV.
(b) In person.
(c) At his church.
(d) On the radio.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who does Daisy tell Boolie that Hoke came to see (in the final scene)?

2. When he first starts working, what does Hoke offer to do to Daisy's backyard?

3. What does Daisy expect she'll be served for dinner when she arrives at her destination after her long trip?

4. How many weeks was the original production of Driving Miss Daisy supposed to run for?

5. How did Daisy get to Mobile the first time she went?

Short Essay Questions

1. What specialty of Idealla's can Hoke and Daisy *not* replicate?

2. What level of literacy does Hoke have when he first discusses it with Daisy?

3. What does Daisy say Florine sounds like when she tries to sing holiday music?

4. How does Daisy treat Hoke when he first starts working for her?

5. To what is Hoke referring to when he mentions the "Geechee trash" in Savannah?

6. Why is Daisy so bothered by Florine's Christmas decorations and celebrations?

7. Why does Hoke react the way he does when Daisy invites him to the Martin Luther King, Jr. dinner?

8. How does Daisy respond when Boolie notes that all of her friends have chauffeurs?

9. Why does Boolie hire a chauffeur for Daisy?

10. What was Daisy's childhood like?

(see the answer keys)

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