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

2. Which character arrives holding a Bible, preparing for the exorcism?
(a) Doaker.
(b) Grace.
(c) Avery.
(d) Dolly.

3. What does Wining Boy do when Boy Willie tries to move him from the piano?
(a) He clenches his fists around the sheets of music.
(b) He lays his head down on the piano lid.
(c) He wraps his legs around the piano bench, refusing to budge.
(d) He spreads his arms over the keys.

4. On the night that Boy Willie brings the young woman home, where does Lymon say that he has been?
(a) Shopping for groceries in town.
(b) To the movie theater.
(c) Out selling fruit.
(d) To chuch.

5. What does Avery tell Berniece that she needs?
(a) Someone to surprise her.
(b) Someone to support her.
(c) Someone to love her.
(d) Someone to tell her the truth.

6. What color are the trains at the railway before its name is changed?
(a) Black.
(b) Green.
(c) Yellow.
(d) Red.

7. What advice does Berniece give to Maretha as she is combing her hair?
(a) To straighten her back.
(b) To purse her lips to attract attention.
(c) To hold her head up.
(d) To cross her legs like a lady.

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

9. Who asks Boy Willie about the outcome of his date with the young woman?
(a) Boy Willie.
(b) Lymon.
(c) Doaker.
(d) Berniece.

10. Who tells Lymon that he'll eventually get what he wants from women as long as he keeps hoping?
(a) Maretha.
(b) Doaker.
(c) Boy Willie.
(d) Berniece.

11. What is Berniece afraid of waking when she plays the piano?
(a) The sleeping spirits.
(b) The fear that is slumbering inside her.
(c) The memories of her husband's death.
(d) The baby that sleeps next door.

12. Which member of the family comes downstairs to find Boy Willie and the young woman kissing?
(a) Berniece.
(b) Maretha.
(c) Wining Boy.
(d) Doaker.

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

14. Who rushes into the house claiming to have found the man who wanted to purchase the piano?
(a) Boy Willie.
(b) Berniece.
(c) Doaker.
(d) Maretha.

15. When did Berniece stop playing the piano?
(a) When her husband died.
(b) When her sister died.
(c) When her mother died.
(d) When her father died.

Short Answer Questions

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

2. What does Avery suggest Berniece start doing to keep herself busy and involved in the church?

3. What does Berniece tell Maretha would make the process of combing her hair easier?

4. Who does Berniece claim blames himself for Boy Charles' death?

5. Who arrives to the final scene late with rope to move the piano?

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