Folk Tales, Chapters 1 through 3
1. Who is the person that is traveling in this book?
(a) Mule boy.
2. What city does the author cross into at the start of the book?
3. In what state does the author spend most of her time collecting stories?
4. What do the people in town want to know about the author when she arrives in town?
(a) Her religion.
(b) If she has children.
(c) How long she will be there.
(d) How much she makes.
5. How long does Hurston plan on staying in town?
(a) Two weeks.
(b) Several months.
(c) One month.
(d) A year.
6. Why does Hurston travel to town?
(a) To find a man.
(b) To raise her family.
(c) To find work.
(d) To hear folktales.
7. Whom does Hurston plan to stay with in town?
(a) Her sister.
(b) Her brother.
(c) Her mother.
(d) Her friend.
8. Who is Ellis?
(a) A baker.
(b) A priest.
(c) The sheriff.
(d) Hurston's friend's husband.
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