The Sound and the Fury Test | Mid-Book Test - Medium

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 102 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy The Sound and the Fury Lesson Plans
Name: _________________________ Period: ___________________

This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What are the people at the river doing?
(a) Sun bathing
(b) Bathing
(c) Fishing
(d) Washing clothes

2. Who is sitting in the swing in present time?
(a) Mrs. Compton
(b) Quentin
(c) Benjy
(d) Jason

3. Who is the only sibling Caroline can relate to?
(a) Jason
(b) Herbert
(c) Quentin
(d) Caddy

4. What can Benjy smell when he goes out into the cold?
(a) Caddy
(b) Love
(c) The cold
(d) The horses

5. For what reason does Quentin get into fights?
(a) To learn boxing
(b) To defend his sister's honor
(c) To prove his masculinity
(d) To feel passion

Short Answer Questions

1. Why does TP have to drive the carriage?

2. What is inside Benjy's bottle?

3. Who does Caddy name her daughter after?

4. Why does the store owner employ Jason?

5. What does Benjy say Caddy smells like?

Short Essay Questions

1. How do you think outsiders see Benjamin?

2. What positive effect does Caddy have on Benjy's life?

3. What can the reader understand about Benjy?

4. Do you think Caddy spoiled Benjy too much?

5. How does a tale of such hopelessness maintain such power?

6. Why do you think Benjy wants his sister back so much?

7. What does Benjy remember about his brother Quentin?

8. Why do you think Benjy does not describe physical appearance?

9. In what way can Benjy understand things better than most people?

10. Describe Benjamin Compson's role in the novel.

(see the answer keys)

This section contains 662 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy The Sound and the Fury Lesson Plans
The Sound and the Fury from BookRags. (c)2022 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.