Waiting for the Rain Quiz | Eight 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 1-2.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What is Tengo doing when Frikkie finds him in Chapter 2?
(a) Feeding the cattle.
(b) Building a fire.
(c) Working with a hunk of clay.
(d) Plucking chickens.

2. Who is Tengo?
(a) A chauffeur.
(b) A farmer.
(c) A chef.
(d) The son of the farm's boss-boy.

3. Where did the author live as a child?
(a) South Africa.
(b) South America.
(c) Canada.
(d) Italy.

4. Who is Timothy?
(a) Frikkie's uncle.
(b) Tengo's brother.
(c) Frikkie's father.
(d) Tengo's father.

5. What do Tengo and Frikkie do at the river?
(a) Fish.
(b) Build a raft.
(c) Swim.
(d) Skip rocks.

Short Answer Questions

1. Why is Frikkie treated with so much respect on the farm?

2. What is a kraal?

3. Where does Frikkie visit during his school break?

4. What is Frikkie's real name?

5. What is Tengo's ethnicity?

(see the answer key)

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