The Water Is Wide Quiz | Eight Week Quiz A

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 1 and 2.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Pat Conroy lost his job coaching basketball over what suspicion?
(a) Poor coaching ability.
(b) Dislike for "the coloreds."
(c) Favor for "the coloreds."
(d) He couldn't shoot a basket.

2. Why does the superintendent think Pat Conroy came to him?
(a) Jesus.
(b) God.
(c) Hope.
(d) Money.

3. What caused migration away from Yamacraw?
(a) A desire for education.
(b) Hurricanes.
(c) A factory's pollutants.
(d) Lack of vaccines.

4. Who is the "first decent teacher" the deputy superintendent hired?
(a) Mrs. Jacobsen.
(b) Mrs. White.
(c) Mrs. Black.
(d) Mrs. Brown.

5. In Chapter One, Pat Conroy had not yet heard back from what organization?
(a) The Army.
(b) The FBI.
(c) Greenpeace.
(d) The Peace Corp.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who is described as a "portrait of efficiency?"

2. What modern convenience does Yamacraw lack?

3. Pat Conroy doubts Yamacraw knows of what?

4. Where does Pat Conroy request to teach?

5. What type of tubing does the island use in bootlegging?

(see the answer key)

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