Novel Quiz - Ch. 7-8

9 Questions

Settings
Please wait...
Novel Quiz - Ch. 7-8

.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Byron thinks his new reddish-brown hair looks cool.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Kenny and Joey sit on the stairs crying while Byron is getting his hair shaved.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Kenny notices nothing different after the call to Grandma Sands.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Mrs. Watson is not happy about the record player because of its high cost.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Several pieces of textual evidence lead us to infer the Watsons are poor.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    ALL of the following are true except --
    • A. 

      Mrs. Watson has to budget their trip to Alabama very carefully

    • B. 

      Mr. and Mrs. Watson are tired of Byron's antics/behavior

    • C. 

      Kenny's favorite song on the record player is "Under the Boardwalk"

    • D. 

      Mr. Watson plays "Under the Boardwalk" to make Mrs. Watson happy

  • 7. 
    So far in the novel, Byron has shown defiance by  --
    • A. 

      Playing with matches

    • B. 

      Dying his hair reddish-brown

    • C. 

      Taunting his siblings

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 8. 
    Based on the phone call to Grandma Sands, the reader can infer that --
    • A. 

      Mr. and Mrs. Watson are out of ideas of how to handle Byron

    • B. 

      Grandma Sands must be fairly strict, so she should be able to get through to Byron

    • C. 

      Grandma Sands will most likely not want to help the Watsons

    • D. 

      Both (a) and (b)

  • 9. 
    Since the Watsons are about to head to Alabama, one can infer that --
    • A. 

      They will have many fun-filled, happy times in the South.

    • B. 

      They will see the dark side of being African-Americans during this time period.

    • C. 

      They will break down because they are too poor to fix their car.

    • D. 

      They will encounter many folks who will welcome them to the South.