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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 9.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What do the other children tease Janie about?
(a) Janie's poor family.
(b) The way Janie's grandmother talks.
(c) Janie's good grades in school.
(d) The hound dogs chasing Janie's father.
2. What does Janie have in her new home that none of the other blacks in town have?
(a) An organ.
(b) A wood-burning stove.
(c) A bathtub.
(d) A feather bed.
3. How old is Janie in Chapter 7?
4. The first line of the novel is "Ships at a distance have every man's _________ on board." (Fill in the blank)
5. For how long does Janie wear black to signify her mourning over Joe?
(a) Six months.
(b) One month.
(c) Two days.
(d) One week.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Hurston compare Janie's funeral veil to?
2. How old do the neighbors think Janie is when she returns home in Chapter 1?
3. What does Janie do to get Joe's attention?
4. What makes Janie take notice of Joe Starks?
5. What does Janie keep waiting for after her marriage?
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