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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 ask Mama?
(a) If he can spray the roaches
(b) Where his clean socks are
(c) What smells so nasty
(d) Permission to go outside
2. What does Ruth do at the end of the scene?
(b) Makes Travis's bed
(c) She faints
(d) Sings a hymn
3. How does Beneatha's visitor treat Mama?
(a) He tells her jokes
(b) He ignores her
(c) He is speechless
(d) With great respect
4. What does Ruth forbid Travis to do?
(a) Wear his baggy jeans to school
(b) Ask his grandmother for money
(c) Turns up the radio so loudly
(d) Stop on the way to school for gum
5. What is Beneatha's relationship to Ruth?
(a) They are sisters, but Ruth is older
(b) Beneatha is Ruth's oldest daughter
(c) Beneatha is Ruth's niece by marriage
(d) Ruth is Beneatha's sister-in-law
Short Answer Questions
1. What are Mama and Beneatha doing in the beginning of this scene?
2. About how old is Walter Lee Younger?
3. What does Mama chide Ruth about?
4. What does Walter Lee say when Ruth says she's considering an abortion?
5. What is Beneatha's task?
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