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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 Beneatha see Travis doing?
(a) Stealing from the grocer
(b) Chasing a rat in the street
(c) Playing with a b.b. gun
(d) Getting beat up by bullies
2. Why does Walter come back after leaving the apartment?
(a) He wants to yell at Beneatha
(b) It's raining and he needs an umbrella
(c) He needs carfare from Ruth
(d) He forgot to kiss Ruth goodbye
3. What is the first thing Ruth does on stage?
(a) She starts breakfast
(b) She reads the paper
(c) She makes herself pretty
(d) She wakes Travis up
4. What does Travis go to do?
(a) Go to the movies with his friends
(b) Play stickball with his friends
(c) Carry groceries at the local store
(d) Study at the local library
5. What is the time period of the play?
(a) Late 1960s through late 1970s
(b) Early 1960s through early1970s
(c) Late 1930s through the late 1940s
(d) Late 1940s through late 1950s
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does Travis sleep?
2. What was the name of the baby Mama and Big Walter lost?
3. What does Mama urge Ruth to do?
4. About how old is Walter Lee Younger?
5. Where does Beneatha expect to get her tuition from?
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