Act 1, Scene 1
1. Tony and Bono get together on the Friday night on which Fences begins. What is their reason for doing so?
(a) To drink beer and talk.
(b) To watch a football game.
(c) To take their wives to the movies.
(d) To complain to the boss about their pay.
2. Earlier in the day, what had one of Troy and Bono's co-workers been caught doing?
(a) Trying to leave early.
(b) Trying to steal a watermelon.
(c) Trying to kiss the secretary.
(d) Trying to block the driveway.
3. On the day the play begins, what did the boss do when he caught Troy and Bono's co-worker doing something wrong?
(a) He did nothing.
(b) He hit the co-worker.
(c) He fired the co-worker.
(d) He penalized the co-worker by reducing his pay.
4. On the day the play begins, what does Troy confront his boss about?
(a) About why black men weren't allowed to drive trucks.
(b) About why the men received no overtime.
(c) About why the boss paid the workers so little.
(d) About why the boss didn't promote him.
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