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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 9.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What makes Janie take notice of Joe Starks?
(a) He whistles at her.
(b) His clothes and the way he walks.
(c) His dirty face.
(d) He is running into town.
2. What does Janie do instead of finishing breakfast?
(a) She goes into town for groceries.
(b) She goes back to bed.
(c) She helps Logan with some chores.
(d) She leaves to meet up with Joe and run away with him.
3. What is the name of the family Nanny works for?
4. What do Janie's neighbors want to know about her?
(a) Where her boyfriend is.
(b) All of the above.
(c) Where all her money is.
(d) Why she has come home.
5. Why does Joe not allow Janie to participate in the social scene around the store?
(a) He says it is beneath her.
(b) He says she needs to tend the store.
(c) He is afraid she will get too upset.
(d) He wants her to be jealous.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the rumor going around about Joe's illness?
2. What action does Hurston compare Jody's harsh words to Janie in the store to?
3. Why do the other black children pick on Janie all the time?
4. For how long does Janie wear black to signify her mourning over Joe?
5. What nickname does Janie have as a child?
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