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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How much will the monthly payments be for the new house?
2. What is the mood at the beginning of this act?
3. What advice does Asagai give to Beneatha?
(a) Never let people see you crying
(b) Never be afraid to sit awhile and think
(c) Don't put all your eggs in one basket
(d) Don't be afraid to try something new
4. What decision does Walter Lee come to about taking Karl Lindner's offer?
(a) He decides to ask for more
(b) He decides to take the money
(c) He decides not to take it
(d) He decides to offer a compromise
5. Mrs. Johnson reads a newspaper headline about:
(a) A riot in downtown Chicago
(b) A neighborhood gang shooting
(c) An accident on the highway
(d) A bombing at Clybourne Park
6. Beneatha tells Mama that George is:
(a) A friend
(b) A catch
(c) A dandy
(d) A fool
7. What was Mama's maiden name?
(a) Lena Eggleston
(b) Lena Horne
(c) Lena Anderson
(d) Lena Younger
8. Mr. Lindner thinks people should:
(a) Read the newspaper
(b) Talk things over
(c) Make telephone calls
(d) Write things down
9. What is the last thing Mama takes from the apartment?
(a) Her plant
(b) Her coat
(c) Her purse
(d) Her keys
10. Who knocks on the door?
(a) Mr. Arnold
11. What word is it that affects Walter Lee so strongly that he begins to pace and mutter?
12. What, according to Mama, happened to Walter Lee in this scene?
(a) He lost his head in a crisis
(b) He saved the family from disaster
(c) He came into his manhood
(d) He learned an important lesson
13. Walter Lee dreams of driving what kind of car?
(a) A black Chrysler
(b) A white Cadillac
(c) A two-tone sedan
(d) A silver sports car
14. What does Travis give to Mama?
(a) A plastic pony
(b) A flowerpot
(c) A big hat
(d) A pie pan
15. Why does Walter Lee thank Willie Harris?
(a) Because Willie helped him take stock of his life
(b) Because Willie taught him to focus on what counts
(c) Because Willie showed him how to cheat others
(d) Because Willie is going to help him start a business
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Mama compare Big Walter to?
2. What does Beneatha call Walter Lee?
3. What offer does Agasai make to Beneatha?
4. Walter Lee went to the Green Hat to:
5. Mama opens a gift. What is it?
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