Their Eyes Were Watching God Quiz! Trivia

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Their Eyes Were Watching God Quiz! Trivia

Have you ever perused the book, Their Eyes Are Watching God? It is a 1933 novel by American writer Zora Neale Hurston. The story explores the main character's transition as she goes from being a helpless teenage girl into a woman on the precipice of her destiny. Take this quiz and see how much you know about the book, Their Eyes Are Watching God.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who is the main character?
    • A. 

      Suzy

    • B. 

      Brenda

    • C. 

      Janie

  • 2. 
    Who is the story being told to?
    • A. 

      A cat

    • B. 

      Pheoby

    • C. 

      Ax murderer

  • 3. 
    Went with who to everglades?
    • A. 

      Tea Cake

    • B. 

      Motorboat

    • C. 

      Joe

  • 4. 
    Who raised Janie?
    • A. 

      A wolf

    • B. 

      Her Grandma

    • C. 

      Herself

  • 5. 
    Where did Janie grow up?
    • A. 

      Plantation with Ms. Washburn

    • B. 

      Washing Machine with Ida

    • C. 

      The streets

  • 6. 
    Whats Janie's nickname?
    • A. 

      Loser

    • B. 

      Booger

    • C. 

      Alphabet

  • 7. 
    Who got Nanny pregnant?
    • A. 

      Plantation Owner

    • B. 

      Bob

    • C. 

      Matt Damon

  • 8. 
    What happened to Nannies' daughter when she was 17?
    • A. 

      Raped by a Teacher

    • B. 

      Killed by a train

    • C. 

      Ran away with circus

  • 9. 
    Who did Janie marry first?
    • A. 

      Tea Cake

    • B. 

      Logan Killicks

    • C. 

      Joe Starks

  • 10. 
    Who does Janie encounter while she is getting water?
    • A. 

      A pig

    • B. 

      Joe Starks

    • C. 

      A dead body

  • 11. 
    Who does Janie run away with and get married to?
    • A. 

      Joe Starks

    • B. 

      Bobby Flay

    • C. 

      The Beatles

  • 12. 
    Where do Janie and Joe move to?
    • A. 

      California

    • B. 

      Michigan

    • C. 

      Green Cove Springs

  • 13. 
    What is Joe's nickname?
    • A. 

      Jody

    • B. 

      Sue

    • C. 

      James

  • 14. 
    Joe becomes what politcal figure?
    • A. 

      The President

    • B. 

      The Mayor

    • C. 

      A Senator

  • 15. 
    What does Joe create first?
    • A. 

      A road, store and street lamps

    • B. 

      A lightbulb, engine and key

    • C. 

      A taser, insulin and gun

  • 16. 
    How does Janie feel in her marriage to Mayor Joe Starks?
    • A. 

      Happy

    • B. 

      Upset

    • C. 

      Left out

  • 17. 
    Matt boner owned which animal for 23 years and sold it for $5?
    • A. 

      A mule

    • B. 

      A deer

    • C. 

      A hog

  • 18. 
    Jody did what to Janie becuase the food wasn't amazing?
    • A. 

      Shot her

    • B. 

      Hit her

    • C. 

      Killed her

  • 19. 
    What happened to Janie when she told Jody what he really looked like?
    • A. 

      Jody was happy

    • B. 

      Jody hit her

    • C. 

      Jody made her wash the walls

  • 20. 
    How did Jody die?
    • A. 

      Kidney failure

    • B. 

      Blood loss

    • C. 

      Janie shot him

  • 21. 
    Who is with Jody right before he dies?
    • A. 

      His donkey

    • B. 

      The doctor

    • C. 

      Janie

  • 22. 
    Jody was escorted to his funeral in a?
    • A. 

      Cadillac/Buick hearse

    • B. 

      Purse

    • C. 

      Carriage

  • 23. 
    Who helps Janie around the store?
    • A. 

      Suzy

    • B. 

      Hezekiah

    • C. 

      Sue

  • 24. 
    Who is Janie's third love interest?
    • A. 

      Pound cake

    • B. 

      Tea bread

    • C. 

      Tea Cake

  • 25. 
    What game did Tea Cake teach Janie?
    • A. 

      Checkers

    • B. 

      Monopoly

    • C. 

      Guess Who

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