The Color of Water Quiz | Eight Week Quiz E

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 19 and 20, Promise, Old Man Shilsky.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Where does Ruth attend high school?
(a) Charlottesville
(b) New York
(c) Suffolk
(d) Kentucky

2. Who needs to dissolve Ruth's parent's marriage?
(a) A priest
(b) A lawyer
(c) Their parents
(d) A rabbi

3. What religion does Ruth eventually convert to?
(a) Judaism
(b) Islam
(c) Christianity
(d) Hindism

4. What kind of hat is the boy's father wearing?
(a) A top hat
(b) A bowler hat
(c) A beret
(d) A cowboy hat

5. Who does James say his older siblings revere?
(a) Marin Luther King
(b) Tommie Smith
(c) Malcolm X
(d) Elijah Muhammed

Short Answer Questions

1. What kind of houses do the blacks in Suffolk live in?

2. What part of Virginia did Ruth and her family move to?

3. What do the muggers take from Ruth?

4. Why can Ruth not eat Frances' mother's food?

5. Which member of Ruth's family dies while she is in New York?

(see the answer key)

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