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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who are Mr. And Mrs. Arnold?
(a) Mrs. Johnson's friends
(b) Mama's neighbors
(c) Walter Lee's employers
(d) Ruth's pharmacists
2. Why does Mama want to put $3000 put in the bank?
(a) For Walter's liquor business
(b) For Ruth's hospital expenses
(c) For Beneatha's school tuition
(d) For Travis' future education
3. Mrs. Johnson reads a newspaper headline about:
(a) A riot in downtown Chicago
(b) An accident on the highway
(c) A bombing at Clybourne Park
(d) A neighborhood gang shooting
4. What was the name of boy in Beneatha's story?
5. What does Travis announce when he comes in?
(a) That the movers have arrived
(b) That Willie Harris is back
(c) That he needs another dollar
(d) That Karl Lindner is at the door
Short Answer Questions
1. What offer does Agasai make to Beneatha?
2. Mr. Arnold threatens to:
3. What is the bad news?
4. While Beneatha listens to Mr. Lindner, she:
5. What does Mama say they'll be if Walter Lee takes Karl Lindner's money?
Short Essay Questions
1. Travis says that he wants to be a bus driver. How do Walter Lee's dreams for Travis differ from his son's?
2. What does Beneatha want to do at the end of the play?
3. Why does Mama insist on Travis staying while Walter Lee talks to Karl Lindner?
4. Beneatha says that there's nothing left of Walter Lee to love now. How does Mama respond?
5. How does Mama show understanding when Beneatha says that George is a fool?
6. How do we know that Beneatha tends to hold political positions that promote civil rights?
7. Who is the first family member to be suspicious of Mr. Lindner's real intent?
8. A new character, Mr. Karl Lindner, appears at the door. How is he greeted by the adult Youngers?
9. Ruth tells Beneatha she went out with Walter Lee the night before. Why is that special?
10. How does Ruth react to Mama giving up on the move to the new house?
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