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A Raisin in the Sun

A Raisin in the Sun


by Lorraine Hansberry

A Raisin in the Sun: Dried Fruit True or False

1. A Raisin in the Sun was pretty much set up to -> Fail
2. This was the first Broadway play written by a(n) -> African-American woman
3. Hansberry had a sense for -> Chinese food
4. In which class were the Youngers? -> Working-class
5. How many times does the word "dreams" appear in this play? -> 157
6. Originally, Walter destroys the dream by losing -> Super Bowl tickets
7. The Younger family fights racism in the slums of -> Mexico City
8. For most of the first act, Walter is -> Nasty
9. To Mama’s dismay, Beneatha is also unafraid to say things like -> "Christ!"
10. Beneatha has to choose between two suitors named -> Bob and Bill