Their Eyes Were Watching God Trivia Quiz

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A quiz for English intercession on the book "Their Eyes were Wathcing God", Find out more about it by taking this quiz!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Who is the main character?

    • A.

      Suzy

    • B.

      Brenda

    • C.

      Janie

    Correct Answer
    C. Janie
    Explanation
    The main character in the story is Janie.

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  • 2. 

    Who is the story being told to?

    • A.

      A cat

    • B.

      Pheoby

    • C.

      Ax murderer

    Correct Answer
    B. Pheoby
    Explanation
    The story is being told to Pheoby.

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  • 3. 

    Went with who to everglades?

    • A.

      Tea Cake

    • B.

      Motorboat

    • C.

      Joe

    Correct Answer
    A. Tea Cake
    Explanation
    Tea Cake is the correct answer because the question is asking who went to the Everglades. The other options, Motorboat and Joe, are not mentioned in the question and therefore cannot be the correct answer.

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  • 4. 

    Who raised Janie?

    • A.

      A wolf

    • B.

      Her Grandma

    • C.

      Herself

    Correct Answer
    B. Her Grandma
    Explanation
    Janie was raised by her Grandma. This can be inferred from the given options, where the only logical choice is "Her Grandma." The other options, a wolf and herself, do not align with typical human upbringing. Therefore, it can be concluded that Janie's Grandma was the one who raised her.

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  • 5. 

    Where did Janie grow up?

    • A.

      Plantation with Ms. Washburn

    • B.

      Washing Machine with Ida

    • C.

      The streets

    Correct Answer
    A. Plantation with Ms. Washburn
    Explanation
    Janie grew up on a plantation with Ms. Washburn.

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  • 6. 

    Whats Janie's nickname?

    • A.

      Loser

    • B.

      Booger

    • C.

      Alphabet

    Correct Answer
    C. Alphabet
    Explanation
    Janie's nickname is "Alphabet" because it suggests that she is known for being organized, methodical, and perhaps even a bit nerdy. This nickname implies that Janie is meticulous and has a systematic approach to things, similar to how the letters of the alphabet are arranged in a specific order. It is likely that Janie's friends and acquaintances gave her this nickname as a playful way to describe her personality traits.

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  • 7. 

    Who got Nanny pregnant?

    • A.

      Plantation Owner

    • B.

      Bob

    • C.

      Matt Damon

    Correct Answer
    A. Plantation Owner
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Plantation Owner. This suggests that the person responsible for getting Nanny pregnant is the owner of the plantation. Without further context, it can be inferred that Nanny, who is likely a woman working on the plantation, became pregnant as a result of a relationship or encounter with the plantation owner.

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  • 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

    Correct Answer
    A. Raped by a Teacher
    Explanation
    The correct answer suggests that Nannies daughter was raped by a teacher when she was 17 years old. This implies that she experienced a traumatic incident involving a teacher, which had a significant impact on her life.

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  • 9. 

    Who did Janie marry first?

    • A.

      Tea Cake

    • B.

      Logan Killicks

    • C.

      Joe Starks

    Correct Answer
    B. Logan Killicks
    Explanation
    Janie married Logan Killicks first because he was the first man she was forced to marry by her grandmother. Although Janie did not love Logan and felt trapped in the marriage, she agreed to marry him out of obligation and societal expectations. However, the marriage was unhappy, and Janie eventually left Logan to pursue a more fulfilling relationship with Joe Starks.

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  • 10. 

    Who does Janie encounter while she is getting water?

    • A.

      A pig

    • B.

      Joe Starks

    • C.

      A dead body

    Correct Answer
    B. Joe Starks
    Explanation
    Janie encounters Joe Starks while she is getting water.

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  • 11. 

    Where do Janie and Joe move to?

    • A.

      California

    • B.

      Michigan

    • C.

      Green Cove Springs

    Correct Answer
    C. Green Cove Springs
    Explanation
    Janie and Joe move to Green Cove Springs.

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  • 12. 

    What is Joe's nickname?

    • A.

      Jody

    • B.

      Sue

    • C.

      James

    Correct Answer
    A. Jody
    Explanation
    Joe's nickname is Jody because it is a common practice to use a variation of someone's name as a nickname. In this case, the variation is simply adding a "y" to the end of Joe's name, resulting in Jody.

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  • 13. 

    Joe becomes what politcal figure?

    • A.

      The President

    • B.

      The Mayor

    • C.

      A Senator

    Correct Answer
    B. The Mayor
    Explanation
    Joe becomes the Mayor because the question asks about his political figure. The President and a Senator are higher positions in the political hierarchy, while the Mayor is a local political figure. Therefore, Joe becoming the Mayor is the most logical and appropriate answer.

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  • 14. 

    What does Joe create first?

    • A.

      A road, store and street lamps

    • B.

      A lightbulb, engine and key

    • C.

      A taser, insulin and gun

    Correct Answer
    A. A road, store and street lamps
    Explanation
    Joe creates a road, store, and street lamps first. This implies that Joe is involved in some kind of construction or urban development project. The other options, such as creating a lightbulb, engine, and key or creating a taser, insulin, and gun, do not align with the concept of creating infrastructure like roads and street lamps.

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  • 15. 

    How does Janie feel in her marriage to Mayor Joe Starks?

    • A.

      Happy

    • B.

      Upset

    • C.

      Left out

    Correct Answer
    C. Left out
    Explanation
    Janie feels left out in her marriage to Mayor Joe Starks. This suggests that she is not included or involved in important decisions or discussions within their relationship. She may feel isolated or ignored, leading to a sense of loneliness or disconnect. This feeling of being left out can contribute to dissatisfaction and unhappiness in their marriage.

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  • 16. 

    Matt boner owned which animal for 23 years and sold it for $5?

    • A.

      A mule

    • B.

      A deer

    • C.

      A hog

    Correct Answer
    A. A mule
  • 17. 

    Jody did what to Janie becuase the food wasn't amazing?

    • A.

      Shot her

    • B.

      Hit her

    • C.

      Killed her

    Correct Answer
    B. Hit her
  • 18. 

    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

    Correct Answer
    B. Jody hit her
    Explanation
    Janie experienced physical violence when she chose to reveal the truth about Jody's appearance. This suggests that Jody reacted with anger or aggression towards Janie's honesty.

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  • 19. 

    How did Jody die?

    • A.

      Kidney failure

    • B.

      Blood loss

    • C.

      Janie shot him

    Correct Answer
    A. Kidney failure
    Explanation
    Jody died due to kidney failure.

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  • 20. 

    Who is with Jody right before he dies?

    • A.

      His donkey

    • B.

      The doctor

    • C.

      Janie

    Correct Answer
    C. Janie
    Explanation
    Jody is with Janie right before he dies.

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  • 21. 

    Jody was escorted to his funeral in a?

    • A.

      Cadillac/Buick hearse

    • B.

      Purse

    • C.

      Carriage

    Correct Answer
    A. Cadillac/Buick hearse
    Explanation
    Jody was escorted to his funeral in a Cadillac/Buick hearse because a hearse is a vehicle specifically designed to transport a coffin or casket to a cemetery or funeral home. The Cadillac/Buick hearse is a common type of hearse used in many funerals. It is a respectful and traditional way to transport the deceased to their final resting place.

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  • 22. 

    Who helps Janie around the store?

    • A.

      Suzy

    • B.

      Hezekiah

    • C.

      Sue

    Correct Answer
    B. Hezekiah
    Explanation
    Hezekiah helps Janie around the store.

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  • 23. 

    Who is Janie's third love interest?

    • A.

      Pound cake

    • B.

      Tea bread

    • C.

      Tea Cake

    Correct Answer
    C. Tea Cake
    Explanation
    Janie's third love interest is Tea Cake. This can be inferred from the options given, where Tea Cake is the only name mentioned that could potentially be a love interest. The other options, Pound cake and Tea bread, are not typically associated with romantic relationships. Therefore, Tea Cake is the most likely choice for Janie's third love interest.

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  • 24. 

    What game did Tea Cake teach Janie?

    • A.

      Checkers

    • B.

      Monopoly

    • C.

      Guess Who

    Correct Answer
    A. Checkers
    Explanation
    Tea Cake taught Janie how to play checkers.

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