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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Act 1, Scene 2.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Travis do on his way out?
(a) Grabs his hat and jacket from a hook
(b) Steps on as many cockroaches as he can
(c) Smacks Beneatha on the her bottom
(d) Tosses a basketball to his father
2. Where does Beneatha expect to get her tuition from?
(a) Gifts from her friends
(b) The insurance money
(c) Savings from her job
(d) Her inheritance
3. What does Mama tell Walter Lee about Ruth?
(a) She needs his love
(b) That she's pregnant
(c) She works too hard
(d) That she's dying
4. What is Beneatha's main worry about Ruth's news?
(a) She wonders what will happen when Ruth is gone
(b) She wonders where the baby will live
(c) She wonders whether Ruth can get a new job
(d) She wonders how to pay the medical bills
5. In the paper, Walter Lee reads about:
(a) A recent murder
(b) A battle in France
(c) A garbage strike
(d) Another bomb test
Short Answer Questions
1. What term does he use to describe Beneatha's hair?
2. How does Mama react to Beneatha's statement that God no longer exists?
3. What was the name of the baby Mama and Big Walter lost?
4. What does Travis ask Mama?
5. How did Big Walter die, according to Mama?
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