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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Walter Lee explains he drove out to look at:
(a) The racetrack
(b) His home town
(c) The waterfront
(d) Steel mills
2. What was the name of boy in Beneatha's story?
3. Mr. Lindner thinks people should:
(a) Talk things over
(b) Write things down
(c) Make telephone calls
(d) Read the newspaper
4. George thinks a person should read books in order to:
(a) Further an interest
(b) Get a degree
(c) Enjoy poetry
(d) Explore science
5. As the scene opens, what does Beneatha carry?
(a) A guitar case
(b) A case of soda
(c) A brief case
(d) A violin case
6. Travis wants to be:
(a) A baseball player
(b) A bus driver
(c) A traffic cop
(d) A fireman
7. What does Mr. Lindner bring the Youngers?
(a) An invitation to a club
(b) A no-pet petition
(c) A welcome brochure
(d) An offer to buy their house
8. What did people say about Mama when she was a child?
(a) That she aimed too high in life
(b) That she was selfish and spoiled
(c) That she was old for her age
(d) That she never paid attention
9. What is the last thing Mama takes from the apartment?
(a) Her purse
(b) Her plant
(c) Her coat
(d) Her keys
10. Mrs. Johnson reads a newspaper headline about:
(a) An accident on the highway
(b) A bombing at Clybourne Park
(c) A riot in downtown Chicago
(d) A neighborhood gang shooting
11. What does Beneatha call Walter Lee?
(a) An illiterate bum
(b) A no account man
(c) A spineless worm
(d) A toothless rat
12. What decision does Walter Lee come to about taking Karl Lindner's offer?
(a) He decides to offer a compromise
(b) He decides not to take it
(c) He decides to take the money
(d) He decides to ask for more
13. Mama comes home from work and complains about:
(a) The weather
(b) Ruth's dress
(c) The steps
(d) Her boss
14. Mrs. Johnson comes in. Who is she?
(a) A distant relative
(b) Ruth's best friend
(c) Mama's cousin
(d) A nosy neighbor
15. What does Walter Lee sing about?
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Travis give to Mama?
2. What does Mr. Lindner represent?
3. What opinion does the Welcoming Committee hold?
4. What has Ruth bought for the new house?
5. Beneatha tells Mama that George is:
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