Their Eyes Were Watching God Overview Quiz

Their Eyes Were Watching God Overview Quiz

Created by Jamie Wheeler

Their Eyes Were Watching God is a beautiful, at times tragically so, story of a young woman called Janie Crawford coming into her own. Follow her journey with eNotes' Their Eyes Were Watching God Overview Quiz and test your knowledge of Zora Neale Hurston's intricate plot. Each of our questions is ranked so that you can understand the level of difficulty and see how your score compares with others who have also taken this quiz. Give it a try!

  • Question 1

    What animal becomes the town's mascot?

  • Question 2

    How old is Janie at the beginning of the novel?

  • Question 3

    Where was Janie's first kiss?

  • Question 4

    Nanny arranges for Janie to marry whom?

  • Question 5

    After Janie insults Jody in front of other men, he:

  • Question 6

    Who is Janie's biological father?

  • Question 7

    What does Janie value above all else after Jody’s death?

  • Question 8

    Who does Janie leave her husband for?

  • Question 9

    What is Vergible Wood’s nickname?

  • Question 10

    Who was Janie's best friend in Eatonville?

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