Waiting for the Rain Quiz | Eight Week Quiz C

Sheila Gordon
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part 1: Chapters 5-6.

Multiple Choice Questions

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

2. What is a kraal?
(a) A bird.
(b) A pastry.
(c) A plant.
(d) A stockade.

3. What does Frikkie ask Tengo to get from his bedroom one day?
(a) His knife.
(b) His dominos.
(c) His marbles.
(d) His hat.

4. What name does the girl call the man who cleans up the mess at the party?
(a) Slacker.
(b) Stupid.
(c) Idiot.
(d) Boy.

5. Why is Tengo confused about Frikkie's attitude about not wanting to go back to school?
(a) You can make many friends there.
(b) He cannot attend school.
(c) You can take field trips.
(d) Tengo really likes going to school.

Short Answer Questions

1. In the oubaas' story, Tengo's ancestors are made out to be __________________.

2. Where did the author live as a child?

3. What do Tengo and Frikkie do at the river?

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

5. What does Tengo think about white men after reading some books?

(see the answer key)

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