The Grapes of Wrath Chapter 8 Summary


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In Chapter 8 of The Grapes of Wrath, what is Ma and Pa's first worry when they see that Tom has come home?

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1. What does Ma search for when she looks into Tom's eyes ?

2. Where is Uncle John during Chapter 8?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Use the quiz and worksheet to assess your understanding of Chapter 8 in The Grapes of Wrath. Quiz questions will touch on subjects like what happens when Tom goes home and what Ma looks for in his eyes upon his return.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You'll be tested on the following:

  • Where Uncle John is
  • A sibling that looks up to Tom
  • The role of Connie Rivers

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on Chapter 8 in The Grapes of Wrath
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about some of the details of the characters in the chapter, such as where they are and how they feel about each other
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding who Connie Rivers is

Additional Learning

Review the lesson named The Grapes of Wrath Chapter 8 Summary for more on these topics:

  • What Tom Joad is doing at this point in the book
  • Who Jim Casy is
  • What Casy thinks about the Oversoul
  • Tom's introduction to other members of the family