Waiting for the Rain Quiz | One Week Quiz A

Sheila Gordon
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part 2: Chapters 13-14.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Tengo is faced with making a choice that leaves him indecisive and __________________.
(a) Anxious.
(b) Depressed.
(c) Angry.
(d) Hopeful.

2. Who is Joseph's mother's employer?
(a) Dr. David Miller.
(b) Mrs. Hermione Griswald.
(c) Mr. Matthew Esquire.
(d) Squire Harold Pinkington.

3. What is the greatest need of Tengo's family and friends?
(a) Entertainment.
(b) Food.
(c) Clothes.
(d) Change.

4. One day, Tengo arrives at school to find ______________________.
(a) Fire trucks.
(b) A television crew.
(c) Military men.
(d) Frikkie and his uncle.

5. Why is the person in #56 angry about Tengo's desire to go to school?
(a) He has planned on his being boss-boy in the future.
(b) Black boys should not be given formal educations.
(c) Because his sister should be allowed to go also.
(d) It is too far for a boy to travel.

Short Answer Questions

1. The reverend tells Tengo that a new black government will need ________________________ to survive.

2. When schools reopen, they are closed again soon afterward because __________________________.

3. What does Tengo give to Dr. and Mrs. Miller in appreciation for the books they had sent him?

4. How does Tengo feel about Joseph's offer?

5. What does the man in #22 often provide to his employees?

(see the answer key)

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