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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where is Tea Cake from?
2. After they've been married for about a year, what does Logan tell Janie she can now do for herself?
(a) Clean the house.
(b) Fix the wagon.
(c) Bring the chopped wood inside.
(d) Move out of the house.
3. What does Janie do instead of finishing breakfast?
(a) She goes back to bed.
(b) She leaves to meet up with Joe and run away with him.
(c) She goes into town for groceries.
(d) She helps Logan with some chores.
4. What has been Joe's source of power so far in the novel?
(c) Janie's love.
(d) Physical force.
5. Who is Janie's best friend?
6. Besides Janie's wedding, what other major event occurs in Chapter 3?
(a) Janie divorces Logan.
(b) Nanny dies.
(c) Janie has a baby.
(d) Logan dies.
7. What is the cause of Joe's illness.
(a) He has a broken heart.
(b) He has been poisoned.
(c) He drinks too much.
(d) His kidneys are shutting down.
8. What does Joe do after the big fight with Janie?
(a) He moves into another bedroom in the house.
(b) He tells Janie to pack up and leave him.
(c) He apologizes to Janie.
(d) He closes down the store.
9. Who tells Janie about this rumor?
(a) Joe Starks.
(b) Pheoby Watson.
(c) Matt Bonner.
(d) Logan Killicks.
10. What does Janie have in her new home that none of the other blacks in town have?
(a) A wood-burning stove.
(b) An organ.
(c) A feather bed.
(d) A bathtub.
11. What nickname does Janie have as a child?
(c) Little One.
(d) Baby Girl.
12. What does Janie do at home after the funeral?
(a) She cries herself to sleep.
(b) She packs her bags to leave town.
(c) She burns all of Joe's belongings.
(d) She burns her head rags.
13. What does Nanny do to avoid being whipped by the plantation Mistress?
(a) She runs away into the woods with her baby.
(b) She kills the Mistress.
(c) She runs away with the Master.
(d) She calls the police.
14. Why does Joe get mad at Janie in Chapter 6?
(a) She yells at him on the porch.
(b) He cannot find a bill of lading in the store.
(c) She wears lipstick to church.
(d) She has an affair with another man.
15. What does Tea Cake help Janie with at the end of the night?
(a) He helps her close up the store.
(b) He helps her onto the train.
(c) He helps her clean the floors.
(d) He helps her tie up her hair.
Short Answer Questions
1. What song is played at Joe's funeral?
2. What does Logan say that he and Nanny have done to Janie?
3. What does Janie compare Jody's body to?
4. What does Janie do that upsets Joe in the store in Chapter 7?
5. What makes Janie take notice of Joe Starks?
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