Out Of The Dust Pages 184-199

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Out Of The Dust Quizzes & Trivia

Students will test basic comprehension of the novel Out of the Dust pages 184-199.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who found the baby on the church steps while sweeping?
    • A. 

      Franklin

    • B. 

      Mad Dog Craddock

    • C. 

      Marley Madden

    • D. 

      Arley Wanderdale

  • 2. 
    "We stood as much chance of getting the baby as the wheat stood of growing." is
    • A. 

      Hyperbole

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Simile

    • D. 

      Alliteration

  • 3. 
    What county does Billie Jo live in?
    • A. 

      Carroll

    • B. 

      Cimarron

    • C. 

      Texas

    • D. 

      Canada

  • 4. 
    "...you hum along supporting me." is an example of
    • A. 

      Onomatopoeia

    • B. 

      Alliteration

    • C. 

      Simile

    • D. 

      Personification

  • 5. 
    Why is Billie Jo bitter?
    • A. 

      The dust

    • B. 

      The death of her mother

    • C. 

      Her father

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 6. 
    " When the wind is quiet and the surface glazes gazing unblinking at the blue sky." is an example of
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Hyperbole

    • C. 

      Metaphor

    • D. 

      Personification

  • 7. 
    Where had Polly been hiding the dimes?
    • A. 

      In a jar

    • B. 

      In Franklin's nighties

    • C. 

      In the piano

    • D. 

      In her mattress

  • 8. 
    What form of transportation does Billie Jo use to get out of town?
    • A. 

      Train

    • B. 

      Horse

    • C. 

      Stage Coach

    • D. 

      Wagon

  • 9. 
    When Billie Jo leaves, runs out of money and food she becomes ____________.
    • A. 

      Affluent

    • B. 

      Dejected

    • C. 

      Destitute

    • D. 

      Docile

  • 10. 
    Who is the Mr. Roosevelt that Billie Jo thinks about heading east to see?
    • A. 

      Her grandpa

    • B. 

      The President

    • C. 

      The Mayor

    • D. 

      Her brother