The Gin Game Quiz | Eight Week Quiz B

D. L. Coburn
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Act 1, Scene 1.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Fonsia claims that her mother would have killed her for playing cards. Why is that?
(a) Fonsia's mother considered card playing a man's game, and would have looked down upon it.
(b) Fonsia's mother considered card playing below their station, and would have looked down upon it.
(c) Fonsia's mother considered card playing gambling, and would have looked down upon it.
(d) Fonsia's mother considered card playing a sin, and would have looked down upon it.

2. How old is Fonsia's oldest grandchild?
(a) 14.
(b) 16.
(c) 8.
(d) 18.

3. What is the first move of the gin game?
(a) The dealer discards one card.
(b) The dealer turns over a card from the stack.
(c) The player randomly selects a card from the stack.
(d) The player discards one card.

4. According to Weller, how does Fonsia play the first hand well?
(a) By retaining the Kings.
(b) By discarding her high cards.
(c) By knocking.
(d) By discarding what he needed.

5. What is Fonsia's last name?
(a) Darington.
(b) Johnson.
(c) Marvin.
(d) Dorsey.

Short Answer Questions

1. What mistake does Fonsia make in the first hand of the first game that spoils the round?

2. What part of gin does Fonsia wish to stick to at first?

3. Fonsia has how many siblings?

4. What is the name of the home?

5. What is the minimum number of cards needed for a straight in gin?

(see the answer key)

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