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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is held to raise funds to repair the library?
(a) A Teenage Pageant.
(b) An auction.
(c) A bake sale.
(d) An exhibition.
2. What is more exaggerated in a small place like Antigua?
(a) The corruption of government.
(c) The ambiguity of events.
(d) Slavery and emancipation.
3. What are used as havens for drug smuggling in Antigua?
(b) Car dealerships.
(d) The Antiguans' homes.
4. Why are slaves brought to Antigua?
(a) To populate the island.
(b) For prosperity.
(c) For entertainment.
(d) Slaves are not brought to Antigua.
5. What is Bird's ruthless son dying from?
(c) A brain tumor.
(d) A blood disease.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who has green cards that allow them to escape to the United States?
2. What paradoxical contradiction serves to provide another fault of Antigua?
3. When Antigua becomes self-governing, what happens to the Queen's stand-in?
4. What does the narrator's mother argue about with the Minister of Education, Culture and Sport?
5. What does the swindler from the Far East help build?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does the Antigua of the present compare to the Antigua of the past?
2. What is said about casinos is Section 3, and what will actually occur, according to the narrator?
3. In Section 4, what role does emancipation play?
4. What does the narrator describe as surreal, besides the island?
5. How does the narrator describe Antigua at the beginning of Section 4?
6. Why do all Antiguan ministers possess green cards, and what happens to honest ministers?
7. When are Africans brought to Antigua, by whom, and why?
8. In Section 4, which characters are static, and which characters are dynamic?
9. What do the Syrians and Lebanese do in Antigua?
10. Describe the Redonda stamp scandal.
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