The Clay Marble Quiz 1

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The Clay Marble Quizzes & Trivia

Clay Marble Quiz 1; Chp. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 You may use the novelThis is taken for a review in practice for the CBA which will be taken on December 14th! Good Luck! Mrs. HolmanYou may use the novel


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How does Dara change by the end of Chapter six?
    • A. 

      She feels she can be trusted more

    • B. 

      She decides to work on the food cart

    • C. 

      She is eager to move home while the war is still going on

    • D. 

      She finds hope in the magic marble

  • 2. 
    Why does the author include the preface in "The Clay Marble"?
    • A. 

      To describe Dara

    • B. 

      To establish the setting and background of the novel

    • C. 

      To explain how Jantu and Dara met

    • D. 

      To entertain the reader

  • 3. 
    The tone of paragraphs 5 and 6 on page 10, can best be describ ed as--
    • A. 

      Bored

    • B. 

      Humorous

    • C. 

      Solemn

    • D. 

      Joyful

  • 4. 
    The reader can conclude that the narrator in chapter 1 is---
    • A. 

      Afraid of the family

    • B. 

      A kid fleeing her homeland in search of the Thailand border

    • C. 

      Fearful of friends

    • D. 

      Running away from home

  • 5. 
    Use of first person point-of-view allows the author to---
    • A. 

      Sharte the narrator's inner thoughts and feelings

    • B. 

      Focus on important facts

    • C. 

      Persuade the reader

    • D. 

      Describe the setting

  • 6. 
    Why does the author include pg. 43?
    • A. 

      To understand the characters

    • B. 

      To predict the ending

    • C. 

      To explain how Dara gets the magic clay marble

    • D. 

      To describe to making of the clay marble

  • 7. 
    The tone in the last paragraph on page 43 of "The Clay Marble" is ---
    • A. 

      Curious

    • B. 

      Hopeful

    • C. 

      Suspenseful

    • D. 

      Humerous

  • 8. 
    The author introduces Chnay to---
    • A. 

      Introduce the setting

    • B. 

      Create conflict

    • C. 

      Predict events

    • D. 

      Determine facts

  • 9. 
    Why does the author use flashback in chapter 1, of "The Clay Marble"?
    • A. 

      To describe Dara's father's murder to the reader

    • B. 

      To predict the ending

    • C. 

      To explain the setting

    • D. 

      To persuade Dara to go to the refugee camp

  • 10. 
    From Dara's thoughts and actions the reader can infer that she ---
    • A. 

      Was not a very smart girl

    • B. 

      Was immature

    • C. 

      Wanted to join the Khmer Rouge Army

    • D. 

      Was happy to leave the family farm

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