The Piano Lesson Test | Final Test - Easy

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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What pet died when Boy Willie was a young boy?
(a) A fish.
(b) A bird.
(c) A dog.
(d) A cat.

2. Who tries to enter the young woman's room while Boy Willie was there?
(a) Her father.
(b) Her old boyfriend.
(c) Her mother.
(d) Her brother.

3. Who overhears the conversation between Berniece and Maretha and tells Berniece that she is saying horrible things to her daughter?
(a) Lymon.
(b) Wining Boy.
(c) Doaker.
(d) Boy Willie.

4. What sound is heard as the pair are attempting to move the piano for the potential buyer?
(a) Sutter's ghost singing.
(b) Sutter's ghost moaning.
(c) Sutter's ghost whispering.
(d) Sutter's ghost screaming.

5. Who tells Berniece to stop carrying the load of her family history?
(a) Boy Willie.
(b) Wining Boy.
(c) Doaker.
(d) Avery.

6. Which character openly discusses his hopes of finding a good job and bettering his life?
(a) Doaker.
(b) Boy Willie.
(c) Lymon.
(d) Wining Boy.

7. What weapon does Berniece retrieve to protect herself and her belongings?
(a) A gun.
(b) A rope.
(c) A knife.
(d) A baseball bat.

8. Which character enters the scene and forbids the pair to move the piano any further?
(a) Avery.
(b) Maretha.
(c) Berniece.
(d) Doaker.

9. What is the name of the young woman that Boy Willie comes home with?
(a) Charity.
(b) Hope.
(c) Grace.
(d) Joy.

10. WIning Boy has written a song about whom, which he plays in the final scene of the play?
(a) Boy Charles.
(b) Cleotha.
(c) Crawley.
(d) Mama Ola.

11. What statement does Boy Willie make about death?
(a) That he hopes to die young.
(b) That the idea of death terrifies him.
(c) That death is inevitable for everyone.
(d) That he is not afraid of death.

12. How does Berniece respond to Avery's question?
(a) Avery is always talking and never listening.
(b) There is no hope for Avery to ever start his church, and he should stop pestering her.
(c) She tells him that it's not a good time to talk about these matters.
(d) She is not interested in anything Avery has to say.

13. Who tells Berniece that Boy Willie is going to be removing the piano?
(a) Doaker.
(b) Wining Boy.
(c) Maretha.
(d) Lymon.

14. What does Berniece claim her mother could hear when the piano was played?
(a) The moaning of the undead.
(b) The singing of the slaves.
(c) Her father speaking to her.
(d) The music of heaven.

15. What is the name of Avery's new landlord?
(a) Coleander.
(b) Crawley.
(c) Champs.
(d) Cohen.

Short Answer Questions

1. What has Avery's new landlord given to the new church?

2. When did Berniece stop playing the piano?

3. How much money does Boy Willie promise to Berniece for the sale of the piano?

4. Where does Lymon sleep in the Charles household?

5. How much has the potential buyer promised to pay for the piano in relation to his previous offer?

(see the answer keys)

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