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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. What sport does Bono say Troy excelled at?
2. At the end of Rose and Troy's conversation about Gabriel's money, where does Troy go?
(a) To mow the lawn.
(b) To listen to a ball game on the radio.
(c) To find Cory.
(d) To bring Gabriel back.
3. On the day the play begins, what does Troy confront his boss about?
(a) About why the boss paid the workers so little.
(b) About why the boss didn't promote him.
(c) About why the men received no overtime.
(d) About why black men weren't allowed to drive trucks.
4. What does Troy tell Cory in response to his explanation about the football recruiter?
(a) Troy tells Cory he has met the recruiter.
(b) Troy tells Cory not to trust the recruiter.
(c) Troy tells Cory to give back the gifts the recruiter gave him.
(d) Troy tells Cory he needs a full-time job.
5. After Gabriel leaves, what does Rose tell Troy she's heard about Gabriel?
(a) That he's been playing the lottery.
(b) That he beat up a woman.
(c) That he's begun acting crazy at church.
(d) That he's not eating right at the boarding house.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which two characters have told stories which are not entirely based on reality?
2. What does Rose say Cory wants to hear from Troy?
3. When Rose appears in Act 1, why does Bono say he doesn't want to stay for dinner?
4. What does Troy say about the Negro League?
5. When Cory answers Troy's question about whether he's just come home with "yeah," what does Troy remind him?
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