Waiting for the Rain Quiz | Eight Week Quiz F

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. Who does Tengo spend time during breaks to study?
(a) Claire.
(b) A paid tutor.
(c) A local preacher.
(d) Dr. Miller.

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

3. Tengo's mother tells _______________ that Tengo is determined to go to school.
(a) The oubaas' wife.
(b) Oom Koos.
(c) Mrs. Miller.
(d) Frikkie.

4. As Chapter 7 begins, Tengo is in a _________________ mood.
(a) Happy.
(b) Pensive.
(c) Agitated.
(d) Sullen.

5. Who is the impetus behind Tengo's continuing his education?
(a) Frikkie.
(b) Marcus.
(c) Elijah.
(d) Joseph.

Short Answer Questions

1. Why is Tengo mad at Frikkie when he comes for a short vacation at the farm?

2. Who is Oom Koos?

3. Tengo knows that life will be better if blacks ______________________.

4. Oubaas and his wife think that Tengo's desire for education will lead to _____________.

5. What job does Tengo do for the Millers?

(see the answer key)

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