A Lesson Before Dying

by: Ernest J. Gaines

Chapters 3–5 Quick Quiz

1 of 5
What was Miss Emma’s position at the Pichot plantation, before the events of the novel take place?

2 of 5
After visiting the Pichot plantation, who does Grant meet for dinner at the Rainbow Club?

3 of 5
Why can’t Vivian and Grant be open about their relationship at the start of the novel?

4 of 5
Because his students also work in the plantation fields, Grant only teaches for how many months out of every year?

5 of 5
Grant slaps his student across the back of the head with a ruler after catching the boy playing with ___.