Waiting for the Rain Quiz | Two Week Quiz A

Sheila Gordon
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part 1: Chapters 7-9.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Why does Joseph visit the farm?
(a) He needs to get away from bad friends.
(b) He is on a holiday from school.
(c) He is in training to run a farm.
(d) He has been ill and needs fresh air.

2. How many children has Tengo's mother lost?
(a) 4.
(b) 3.
(c) 1.
(d) 2.

3. Where is Tengo when Frikkie tries to find him to say goodbye?
(a) The library.
(b) A neighboring farm.
(c) The next village.
(d) In bed with a fever.

4. Oubaas and his wife think that Tengo's desire for education will lead to _____________.
(a) Trouble.
(b) A writing career.
(c) A respectable overseer.
(d) A political position.

5. Tengo is aware of his mother's ___________________ at his departure.
(a) Unhappiness.
(b) Anger.
(c) Anxiety.
(d) Joy.

Short Answer Questions

1. With whom will Tengo live while attending school in Johannesburg?

2. What is Tengo doing when Frikkie finds him in Chapter 2?

3. What does Tengo's mother ask Joseph's mother to send?

4. What is a kraal?

5. What is biltong?

(see the answer key)

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