A Lesson Before Dying Chapter 2


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Who does Grant see in his aunt's kitchen at the beginning of Chapter 2 of A Lesson Before Dying?

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1. Which of the following is not something that we learn about Grant in Chapter 2 of A Lesson Before Dying?

2. Why does Grant try to avoid Miss Emma in Chapter 2 of A Lesson Before Dying?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This worksheet and quiz focus on the events that occur in the second chapter of A Lesson Before Dying. Grant and Miss Emma are the subjects of some quiz questions.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Questions test knowledge of the following from Chapter 2 of A Lesson Before Dying:

  • Miss Emma and Tante Lou's request to Grant
  • Grant's avoidance of Miss Emma
  • What readers learn about Grant in this chapter

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the people in Grant's aunt's kitchen at the beginning of Chapter 2
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on A Lesson Before Dying
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer a question about what Miss Emma wants Jefferson to learn prior to his execution

Additional Learning

A Lesson Before Dying Chapter 2 is a lesson that will enhance your understanding of this part of the novel. The objectives covered include:

  • Know what happened to Jefferson
  • Understand Tante Lou's ultimatum
  • Review the things that anger Grant