Tears Of A Tiger Themes Quiz

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Tears of a tiger is a novel written by Sharon M Draper. Take this easy and small questions quiz and learn more about this novel!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who is the main character of Tears of a Tiger?  Use information from the story to help you come up with your answer.
    • A. 

      Andrew Washington

    • B. 

      Andrew Jackson

    • C. 

      Gerald Nickelby

    • D. 

      Andy Washington

  • 2. 
            What is the MAJOR conflict that Andrew (Andy) is dealing with in the novel? Use clues from the text to help you come up with your answer.
    • A. 

      Arguments with his parents

    • B. 

      Failing grades at school

    • C. 

      Dealing with the guilt he feels because of the car accident in which Rob died

    • D. 

      Dealing with the emotional ups and downs of dating Keisha

  • 3. 
    Sharon M. Draper, the Author, tells us that the characters in Tears of a Tiger are not based on real people?  She made them up; however, the ideas are based on real emotions and real understanding of grief. I think that’s why young people identify with the story.   Based on what she tells us, what genre of literature is Tears of a Tiger?  
    • A. 

      Science fiction

    • B. 

      Realistic fiction

    • C. 

      Historical fiction

    • D. 

      Biography

  • 4. 
    What is the difference between a psychologist and a psychiatrist?
    • A. 

      A psychiatrist can dispense medication and a psychologist can not.

    • B. 

      A psychiatrist makes more money than a psychologist.

    • C. 

      A psychiatrist works in a hospital and a psychologist does not.

    • D. 

      An insurance company will cover the cost of a psychologist and will not cover the cost of a psychiatrist.

  • 5. 
    Based on the conversation on pages 52 and 53, how is Andy doing in school?
    • A. 

      He is doing just fine.

    • B. 

      He says his grades will be fine because he can cheat from Tiffany Brown’s paper.

    • C. 

      He is not finishing his work or studying for tests.

    • D. 

      He is keeping his grades up so that he will get a leather coat for Christmas.

  • 6. 
    What do you feel is the major theme in Tears of a Tiger?Please choose from one of the themes we have discussed in class.
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