Their Eyes Were Watching God Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Mrs. Turner was
    • A. 

      Beautiful

    • B. 

      "a milky sort of woman"

    • C. 

      "shaped up by a cow kicking her from behind"

    • D. 

      Both b and c.

  • 2. 
    Why does Mrs. Turner believe that Tea Cake is wealthy?
    • A. 

      Because she dresses so well

    • B. 

      Because she never does any work

    • C. 

      Because Janie married him

    • D. 

      Because he doesn't work

  • 3. 
    Why is Mrs. Turner so proud of her brother?
    • A. 

      He's smart

    • B. 

      His hair is straight

    • C. 

      He's a carpenter

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 4. 
    Why did Mrs. Turner want to hang out with Janie?
    • A. 

      Janie looked white

    • B. 

      Janie was married to Tea Cake

    • C. 

      Janie welcomed her in to her house.

    • D. 

      Janie looked black

  • 5. 
    Why did Tea Cake whip Janie?
    • A. 

      He was mad at her.

    • B. 

      She wouldn't do what he wanted her to.

    • C. 

      She was jealous of him.

    • D. 

      He was jealous of Mrs. Turner's brother.

  • 6. 
    What happens at Mrs. Turner's eating house?
    • A. 

      A party

    • B. 

      A fight

    • C. 

      A card game

    • D. 

      A shooting

  • 7. 
    At the beginning of Chapter 18, why are people leaving?
    • A. 

      Thunderstorms

    • B. 

      The season is over

    • C. 

      A hurricane

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 8. 
    How much money are the workers making picking beans?
    • A. 

      $10.00 a bushel

    • B. 

      $2 a day

    • C. 

      $5 a day

    • D. 

      $7-8 a day

  • 9. 
    What does Tea Cake have to leave behind?
    • A. 

      His guitar

    • B. 

      His harmonica

    • C. 

      His money

    • D. 

      Janie

  • 10. 
    How does Janie get back to shore when she is blown into the water?
    • A. 

      She swims

    • B. 

      She walks

    • C. 

      She grabs on to a cow's tail

    • D. 

      She grabs on to a dog

  • 11. 
    What do the white men want Tea Cake to do in Orlando?
    • A. 

      Clean up

    • B. 

      Build houses

    • C. 

      Bury the dead

    • D. 

      Look for bodies

  • 12. 
    What disease does Tea Cake have?
    • A. 

      Rabies

    • B. 

      Tuberculosis

    • C. 

      Malaria

    • D. 

      Pneumonia

  • 13. 
    How does Tea Cake die?
    • A. 

      His brain explodes

    • B. 

      Janie shoots him

    • C. 

      Sop shoots him

    • D. 

      He kills himself

  • 14. 
    How do the workers treat Janie after Tea Cakes death?
    • A. 

      They welcome her

    • B. 

      They want her persecuted

    • C. 

      The same as when he was alive

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 15. 
    Who did the workers blame for their bad behavior?
    • A. 

      Mrs. Turner's brother

    • B. 

      Mrs. Turner

    • C. 

      Janie

    • D. 

      Sop

  • 16. 
    What was the only thing Janie took with her when she left the Everglades?
    • A. 

      Tea Cake's guitar

    • B. 

      A brush

    • C. 

      Money

    • D. 

      Seeds

  • 17. 
    What did Janie say love is like?
    • A. 

      A hurricane

    • B. 

      A lake

    • C. 

      The sea

    • D. 

      An animal

  • 18. 
    What are two things that everyone must do for themselves?
    • A. 

      Go to God and find out about living

    • B. 

      Go to church and find out about living

    • C. 

      Go to God and learn about work

    • D. 

      None of the above

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