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Fences

Fences

by August Wilson

Fences: In Which Troy’s Affair Gets Whitewashed True or False

1. Where did Troy meet Bono?Backstage at one of his concerts
2. Why does Lyons stop by Troy’s house?To wash his car
3. Who does Troy’s brother think he is?Troy
4. What is Troy trying to become?The first black garbage truck driver
5. Why does Troy refuse to let his son Cory go to college on a football scholarship?Because he is afraid that Cory will suffer racial discrimination at school
6. What happens to Alberta, the woman with whom Troy has been having an affair?She dies in childbirth
7. What is one of the reasons that Troy and Bono are no longer friends?Troy slept with Bono’s wife
8. Why does Rose think Troy had Gabriel committed?To get half of Gabriel’s disability money
9. Who wins the physical fight between Troy and Cory?Troy
10. How does Cory come dressed to Troy’s funeral?In military uniform

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