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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 17.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How do the other men feel about Tea Cake's beating Janie?
(a) They think Janie deserved it.
(b) They are jealous of Tea Cake.
(c) They feel sorry for Janie.
(d) They are angry at Tea Cake.
2. What does Nanny do to avoid being whipped by the plantation Mistress?
(a) She runs away with the Master.
(b) She calls the police.
(c) She kills the Mistress.
(d) She runs away into the woods with her baby.
3. What does Janie have in her new home that none of the other blacks in town have?
(a) A bathtub.
(b) An organ.
(c) A feather bed.
(d) A wood-burning stove.
4. What do the men who try to court Janie really want?
(a) Her wisdom.
(b) Her store.
(c) Her money.
(d) Her body.
5. What does Hurston say that Janie's grandmother pinched and tied around Janie's neck "tight enough to choke her"?
(c) The horizon.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Janie have to do when Logan goes to Lake City for the day?
2. Whose house has no roof?
3. What has been Joe's source of power so far in the novel?
4. What does Joe ask Janie to do?
5. Where does Janie get married?
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