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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What has Ruth bought for the new house?
(a) Welcome mat
(c) Flower pots
2. What does Mama ask Beneatha and Ruth to do?
(a) Call the moving company to cancel their service
(b) Tell the landlord that they'll be staying on
(c) Spray the rooms one more time for cockroaches
(d) Use the newspapers to pack up the china
3. Walter Lee dreams of driving what kind of car?
(a) A two-tone sedan
(b) A black Chrysler
(c) A white Cadillac
(d) A silver sports car
4. Travis wants to be:
(a) A baseball player
(b) A traffic cop
(c) A bus driver
(d) A fireman
5. Mrs. Johnson reads a newspaper headline about:
(a) A riot in downtown Chicago
(b) A bombing at Clybourne Park
(c) A neighborhood gang shooting
(d) An accident on the highway
6. What does Beneatha call Walter Lee?
(a) An illiterate bum
(b) A no account man
(c) A toothless rat
(d) A spineless worm
7. Who knocks on the door?
(c) Mr. Arnold
8. According to Joseph Asagai, what is exceptional in his village?
(a) To take an interest in politics
(b) To read a newspaper or book
(c) To earn more money than you spend
(d) To think about more than surviving
9. What does Walter Lee sing about?
10. What does Mama compare Big Walter to?
(a) A faithful dog
(b) An old horse
(c) A willing slave
(d) A machine
11. What word is it that affects Walter Lee so strongly that he begins to pace and mutter?
12. Beneatha tells Mama that George is:
(a) A dandy
(b) A friend
(c) A catch
(d) A fool
13. Where does Mrs. Johnson pat Ruth?
(a) On her cheek
(b) On her hair
(c) On her stomach
(d) On her hand
14. Who does Walter Lee want Beneatha to marry?
(a) Joseph Asagai
(b) Willie Harris
(c) George Murchison
(d) Karl Lindner
15. What did people say about Mama when she was a child?
(a) That she never paid attention
(b) That she aimed too high in life
(c) That she was old for her age
(d) That she was selfish and spoiled
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the bad news?
2. What is different about the apartment?
3. How old is Travis?
4. What does Ruth give Mrs. Johnson?
5. What is Beneatha's nickname?
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