Waiting for the Rain Quiz | Eight Week Quiz D

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. Why are Tengo's parents reluctant to let him go to school?
(a) His sister died there.
(b) They don't have much money.
(c) They don't want him to know more than they do.
(d) They need his help at home.

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

3. Who is Oom Koos?
(a) A fisherman.
(b) The oubaas.
(c) A metal worker.
(d) A shopkeeper.

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

5. Where does Frikkie visit during his school break?
(a) His uncle's farm.
(b) The beach.
(c) A museum.
(d) A theme park.

Short Answer Questions

1. Why does Joseph visit the farm?

2. Why is Tengo confused about Frikkie's attitude about not wanting to go back to school?

3. What does Frikkie ask Tengo to get from his bedroom one day?

4. What happened to Tengo's older sister when she was away at school?

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

(see the answer key)

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