A Lesson Before Dying Chapter 16


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In the beginning of Chapter 16 of A Lesson Before Dying, what is Grant doing?

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

2. In Chapter 16 of A Lesson Before Dying, what does Miss Emma confront Grant about?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Use this quiz and worksheet to review Chapter 16 and assess your understanding and comprehension. The focus is the plot and how the characters react to the unfolding story.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this quiz and worksheet to:

  • Remember what Grant was doing at the start of the chapter
  • Review the confrontation between Grant and Emma
  • Recall Miss Emma's visit and conversation with Jefferson

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you were able to follow and understand key points like Miss Emma confronting Grant
  • Interpreting information - infer how Jefferson feels about himself through the few words he offers his visitors
  • Information recall - remember what Miss Emma's reaction is to her visit with Jefferson

Additional Learning

Get a synopsis of this chapter in the accompanying lesson, which is called A Lesson Before Dying Chapter 16. The lesson covers the major plot points:

  • Grant prepares his class for the Christmas program
  • Why Miss Emma cries at the jail
  • What Miss Emma asks Grant to do