Login
Copyright

A Lesson Before Dying Chapter Summaries Chapter Exam

Exam Instructions:

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

Page 1

Question 1 1. In Chapter 17 of A Lesson Before Dying, what is the name of the deputy who Grant speaks to?

Question 2 2. In Chapter 15 of A Lesson Before Dying, who will decide when Jefferson is executed?

Question 3 3. In Chapter 27 of A Lesson Before Dying, where does the entire chapter take place?

Question 4 4. What is Jefferson's defense in Chapter 1 of A Lesson Before Dying?

Question 5 5. In Chapter 21 of A Lesson Before Dying, who shows up at the door as Grant is finishing his supper?

Page 2

Question 6 6. In Chapter 17 of A Lesson Before Dying, what does Grant tell Jefferson he should do about Miss Emma?

Question 7 7. In Chapter 10 of A Lesson Before Dying, what reason does Miss Emma give for manipulating Grant?

Question 8 8. In Chapter 26, of A Lesson Before Dying, where is Grant?

Question 9 9. In Chapter 30 of A Lesson Before Dying, how does Clay Lemon respond to the sound of the generator for the electric chair?

Question 10 10. In Chapter 16 of A Lesson Before Dying, who does Grant see driving to Miss Emma's house?

Page 3

Question 11 11. In Chapter 7 of A Lesson Before Dying what does Grant ask for from the superintendent?

Question 12 12. In Chapter 26, of A Lesson Before Dying, what does Grant do at the end of the chapter?

Question 13 13. What does Miss Emma want Jefferson to learn before he is executed in Chapter 2 of A Lesson Before Dying?

Question 14 14. In Chapter 28 of A Lesson Before Dying what does Jefferson say about praying?

Question 15 15. In chapter 6 of A Lesson Before Dying how long does Grant wait before the men come and speak to him about Jefferson?

Page 4

Question 16 16. What is true of Chapter 29 in A Lesson Before Dying?

Question 17 17. In Chapter 10 of A Lesson Before Dying, what happens when Grant pulls up to Miss Emma's door to pick her up for their fourth visit to Jefferson?

Question 18 18. Why does Grant feel resentful at having to go to Pichot's plantation in Chapter 3 of A Lesson Before Dying?

Question 19 19. In Chapter 4 of A Lesson Before Dying, what does Grant think of the owners of his favorite club?

Question 20 20. In Chapter 27 of A Lesson Before Dying, what is Reverend Ambros's main concern?

Page 5

Question 21 21. In Chapter 21 of A Lesson Before Dying, where does Grant go after he visits Miss Emma's house the first time?

Question 22 22. In Chapter 22 of A Lesson Before Dying, what does the sheriff say when Grant brings a gift for Jefferson to the station?

Question 23 23. In Chapter 7 of A Lesson Before Dying what does the superintendent call Grant Wiggins?

Question 24 24. One of the final scenes of Ernest Gaines' A Lesson Before Dying depicts _____.

Question 25 25. In Chapter 24 of A Lesson Before Dying, what does Grant pick up on his way to visit Jefferson?

Page 6

Question 26 26. In Chapter 9 of A Lesson Before Dying, what does Grant give to the other prisoners as he passes them?

Question 27 27. In Chapter 30 of A Lesson Before Dying, who is Gruesome Gertie?

Question 28 28. In Chapter 7 of A Lesson Before Dying who is Grant waiting for?

Question 29 29. In chapter 6 of A Lesson Before Dying what animal does Sam Guidry call Jefferson?

Question 30 30. In Chapter 22 of A Lesson Before Dying, what does Jefferson ask for as his last meal?

A Lesson Before Dying Chapter Summaries Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next question. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. You will lose your work if you close or refresh this page. Good luck!

A Lesson Before Dying Study Guide  /  English Courses
Support