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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Act 1, Scene 3.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why does Troy say that he's not impressed that Cory's being scouted by a football recruiter?
(a) Because there's no money to be made by black men playing sports.
(b) Because Cory isn't really talented.
(c) Because Cory isn't making the kind of money he should to help his parents out.
(d) Because Cory will never amount to anything.
2. Who does Gabriel tell Troy he has eaten with that morning?
(a) Aunt Jemima.
(b) The devil.
(c) The angels.
(d) His mother.
3. When Gabriel first appears, what is he carrying?
(a) A suitcase.
(b) A tie.
(c) A book.
(d) A trumpet.
4. What argument do Rose, Troy, and Bono have about grocery stores?
(a) Whether you should shop where you get a good deal or where they know you.
(b) Whether they should patronize the new supermarket on the corner.
(c) Whether their local grocery store is clean or not.
(d) Whether it's possible to make a profit on a small grocery store in this day and age.
5. Earlier in the day, what had one of Troy and Bono's co-workers been caught doing?
(a) Trying to steal a watermelon.
(b) Trying to kiss the secretary.
(c) Trying to leave early.
(d) Trying to block the driveway.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who lives with Rose and Troy?
2. What does Cory go inside to do after Rose tells him that Troy is angry?
3. After Gabriel leaves, what does Rose tell Troy she's heard about Gabriel?
4. When Lyons shows up, what does Troy correctly think he wants?
5. Troy says that all he's got strength to do is __________ (fill in the blank).
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