FENCES by August Wilson – Quiz/Test


A literary studies test for August Wilson’s play, Fences.

  • 20 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 5 Short Answer Questions

This resource has two parts, which are formatted so that if preferred the test can be given separately as (1) a multiple choice reading-review quiz and (2) a short-answer exam. So, you have the option of using this test as one resource or as two.

Together, these two pieces offer a comprehensive test and a concise way to evaluate student comprehension of the play in terms of plot, character and theme.

The short answer section also offers a step toward deeper literary analysis, making this resource perfect for finishing a unit on the play and getting students ready for an essay on Fences.

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