The Grapes of Wrath Chapter Summaries Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is one of several reasons to assume that this type of work won't last forever?

Question 2 2. In Chapter 15 of John Steinbeck's The Grapes of Wrath, which character serves as a 'contact' between the diner and its patrons?

Question 3 3. Who is Connie Rivers?

Question 4 4. In chapter twenty of The Grapes of Wrath, Steinbeck places another roadblock before the Joad family as they leave Hooverville. What obstacle do the Joads face?

Question 5 5. In Chapter 21 of The Grapes of Wrath, which of the following is true about the migrants?

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Question 6 6. Steinbeck mentions the dust that was kicked up into the air by the tenants several times in chapter nine of The Grapes of Wrath. Why is this of importance?

Question 7 7. Where does Chapter 1 of The Grapes of Wrath take place?

Question 8 8. The line of text introducing the turtle gives the reader the impression that the turtle is _____

Question 9 9. What kind of character is Joe?

Question 10 10. In Chapter 19 of The Grapes of Wrath, what happened to the new farms in California?

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Question 11 11. In Chapter 13 of The Grapes of Wrath, which of the following does Ma express concern about?

Question 12 12. In Chapter 18 of The Grapes of Wrath, Ma is watching over Granma in the tent when two visitors drop by. Who were these visitors?

Question 13 13. In Chapter 14 of The Grapes of Wrath, what does the narrator describe as the thing that separates humans from everything else in the world?

Question 14 14. When the truck returns, everyone in it is disappointed because _____

Question 15 15. In chapter 28 of The Grapes of Wrath, Mr. Wainwright visits the Joads to discuss his concerns about _____

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Question 16 16. Chapter 11 includes a description of a man kneeling on the ground to eat lunch as a contrast to _____.

Question 17 17. Why is Tom angry with the campsite owner in chapter 16 of 'The Grapes of Wrath?

Question 18 18. The end of the chapter refers back to the beginning with a reference to _____

Question 19 19. Living together inside the barns, the migrant families go through horrific conditions, including _____

Question 20 20. In Chapter 2 of The Grapes of Wrath what kind of truck is described?

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Question 21 21. At the end of Chapter 26 of The Grapes of Wrath, Tom is in hiding because _____

Question 22 22. The 'turkey shoot' plan, discussed at the end of Chapter 24, involves intimidating the townspeople by _____

Question 23 23. In Chapter 6 of The Grapes of Wrath, what makes Tom realize that the neighbors are also gone?

Question 24 24. In Chapter 17 of The Grapes of Wrath, which of the following does NOT attract campers to a certain spot?

Question 25 25. In Chapter 12 of The Grapes of Wrath, what happens when the unnamed driver stops to replace his tire?

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Question 26 26. In Chapter 5 of The Grapes of Wrath, how does the tractor driver feel about the land?

Question 27 27. Tom meets the Wallaces, who help him acquire work. When they arrive at the workplace, as mentioned in chapter 22 of The Grapes of Wrath, why does the owner lower the hourly rate?

Question 28 28. If Pa and Uncle John cannot convince the other men in the boxcars to help build the bank, then _____

Question 29 29. In Chapter 4 of John Steinbeck's The Grapes of Wrath, what does Joad discover when he gets to his parents' place?

Question 30 30. In Chapter 23 of The Grapes of Wrath, what does the narrator give as an example of storytelling?

The Grapes of Wrath Chapter Summaries Chapter Exam Instructions

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