Out Of The Dust Pages 200-227

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Out Of The Dust Quizzes & Trivia

Students will test basic comprehension of pages 200-227 of Out of the Dust.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the man on the train carrying with him?
    • A. 

      Biscuits

    • B. 

      Nothing

    • C. 

      Photograph of his family

    • D. 

      Comb

  • 2. 
    "He was like a tumbleweed." is an example of
    • A. 

      Personification

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Simile

    • D. 

      Hyperbole

  • 3. 
    How far did Billie Jo travel before she decided to go back home?
    • A. 

      Flagstaff, AZ

    • B. 

      Moline, KS

    • C. 

      Lubbock, TX

    • D. 

      Amarillo, TX

  • 4. 
    "...he looked silly as a cow" is an example of
    • A. 

      Metaphor

    • B. 

      Personification

    • C. 

      Hyperbole

    • D. 

      Simile

  • 5. 
    Billie Jo states, "I can't get out of something that is inside of me." What is "inside" of Billie Jo?
    • A. 

      Music

    • B. 

      The accident

    • C. 

      Dust

    • D. 

      Rain

  • 6. 
    Who has Bayard been seeing from his night class?
    • A. 

      Loiuse

    • B. 

      Miss Freeland

    • C. 

      Ellis

    • D. 

      Margaret

  • 7. 
    Which of the following is not true about Louise?
    • A. 

      She went to college for two years.

    • B. 

      She's originally from California.

    • C. 

      She never married.

    • D. 

      She teaches night school.

  • 8. 
    What does Billie Jo like best about Louis?
    • A. 

      She's pretty.

    • B. 

      She's good at farm work.

    • C. 

      She's a great piano player.

    • D. 

      She doesn't tell Billie Jo what to do.

  • 9. 
    "I was so full my lids sighed shut." is an example of
    • A. 

      Personification and onomatopoeia

    • B. 

      Simile and hyperbole

    • C. 

      Simile and onomatopoeia

    • D. 

      Personification and metaphor

  • 10. 
    What can you infer will happen in Billie Jo's future?
    • A. 

      She will go to California.

    • B. 

      She joins Mad Dog in Amarillo.

    • C. 

      Bayard and Louis will get married.

    • D. 

      She never plays piano again.