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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Act 1, Scene 1.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why does Walter come back after leaving the apartment?
(a) He needs carfare from Ruth
(b) He forgot to kiss Ruth goodbye
(c) He wants to yell at Beneatha
(d) It's raining and he needs an umbrella
2. Where does Travis sleep?
(a) In the curtained alcove
(b) In a bedroom off the hall
(c) On the fire escape
(d) In the living room
3. What is Beneatha's relationship to Ruth?
(a) Ruth is Beneatha's sister-in-law
(b) They are sisters, but Ruth is older
(c) Beneatha is Ruth's oldest daughter
(d) Beneatha is Ruth's niece by marriage
4. How much money does Walter Lee need for his plans?
5. How did Big Walter die, according to Mama?
(a) He died in a factory accident
(b) He committed suicide
(c) He was hit by a bus
(d) He worked himself to death
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the first thing Ruth does on stage?
2. What does Mama call the apartment?
3. What does Mama chide Ruth about?
4. What does Walter Lee want to do?
5. In the paper, Walter Lee reads about:
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