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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Act 1.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Grandma comment on regarding Mattie?
(a) Her new hair style.
(b) Her fatigue.
(c) Her late arrival.
(d) Her dirty coat.
2. In what location does the play open?
(a) A brownstone.
(b) A cafe.
(c) A bar.
(d) A church.
3. What can John and Dudley tell about Ann?
(a) She has had a hard life.
(b) She is very accomplished.
(c) She wants to marry Jeff.
(d) She is not very bright.
4. What does John place on the kitchen counter?
(a) Cedar jewelry box.
(b) A bag of groceries.
(c) The change from his pocket.
(d) Carton of cigarettes.
5. What time period serves as the setting of THE RIVER NIGER?
(a) The 1970s.
(b) The 1950s.
(c) The 1960s.
(d) The 1980s.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where do the events of the story take place?
2. Why has Jeff been away from home?
3. How many years has Ann's father been in prison?
4. What covers John's clothes when he comes into the house?
5. Where had Ann met Jeff?
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