The Bluest Eye Vocabulary Quiz

12 Questions | Total Attempts: 37

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This quiz will test you understanding of the vocabulary from the novel The Bluest Eye written by Toni Morrison. Choose the best answer for the following to define each word.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Bemuse
    • A. 

      Bewilder

    • B. 

      Laughter

    • C. 

      Hopeful

    • D. 

      Happy

  • 2. 
    Affluence
    • A. 

      Abundant in supplies

    • B. 

      To influence

    • C. 

      Ability to communicate

  • 3. 
    Abhorrent
    • A. 

      Enjoyable

    • B. 

      Sweet

    • C. 

      Detestable

  • 4. 
    Debris
    • A. 

      Clean

    • B. 

      Remains

    • C. 

      Debts

  • 5. 
    Ashen
    • A. 

      Pale

    • B. 

      Vibrant

    • C. 

      Deceit

  • 6. 
    Escapade
    • A. 

      Freedom

    • B. 

      Prank

    • C. 

      Hate

  • 7. 
    Dirge
    • A. 

      Funeral

    • B. 

      Mournful song

    • C. 

      Death

  • 8. 
    Fretful
    • A. 

      Keen

    • B. 

      Excited

    • C. 

      Meloncholy

    • D. 

      Irritable

  • 9. 
    Galvanized
    • A. 

      To excite

    • B. 

      To change

    • C. 

      To reject

    • D. 

      To embrace

  • 10. 
    Insolent
    • A. 

      Candid

    • B. 

      Modest

    • C. 

      Disrespectful

    • D. 

      Aloof

  • 11. 
    Write a sentence with 7 of the remaining 10 vocabulary words. Mantle, Myriad, fervent, surge, malaise, preening, unsullied, patently, tacitly, shroud
  • 12. 
    Use the unused words and write the part of speech for each.