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Their Eyes Were Watching God

Their Eyes Were Watching God


by Zora Neale Hurston

Their Eyes Were Watching God: Their Ears Were Listening to the Devil Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Their Eyes Were Watching God? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. The story takes place in...?

Q. Of which movement was Hurston a part?

Get Rid of New Coke
Get Justin Bieber an Oscar
Save Lone Star
Harlem Renaissance
Q. Joe Starks is a...?

Misunderstood loner with a heart of gold
Wolf in sheep's clothing
Trash that might be another's treasure
Cat with nine lives
Q. Logan thinks life is grand if you have...?

Love, sweet love
60 acres
A heart of gold
The ability to run
Q. If Pheoby's role were a body part, it would be...?

Tapping toes
Loud mouth
Sympathetic ear
Jelly belly
Q. Who is the only man Janie ever loves?

Tea Cake
Q. If Nanny were foliage, she would be...?

Beautiful petunias
Gorgeous red roses
Lovely evergreen tree
Old and shriveled, an almost dead plant
Q. Which is the best expression for Logan's appearance?

Beautiful inside and out
Ugly as sin
Bright as the sun
Warm as a freshly baked muffin
Q. What is the most common language used?

Black vernacular
Aristocratic Russian
Standard English
The Queen's English
Q. What is Joe's outlook on life?