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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 charge is the second Prime Minister imprisoned for?
(a) Cheating on his spouse.
(b) Lying to the Antiguan people.
(c) Murdering government officials.
(d) Using his office for personal profit.
2. What adds to the surrealism of the island, according to Section 4?
(a) The sea, sky and everything.
(b) The natives' beliefs.
(c) The English.
(d) The natives.
3. What is the old library now used as?
(b) The headquarters of a carnival troupe.
(c) A library.
(d) A school.
4. When do the African slaves cease to be noble and exalted?
(a) They never cease to be noble and exalted.
(b) When they are brought to Antigua.
(c) After emancipation.
(d) They are never noble and exalted.
5. Who returns to their lands at the end of Section 4?
(b) No one.
(c) The narrator.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the swindler from the Far East help build?
2. What are used as havens for drug smuggling in Antigua?
3. Who may relent and assist in building a new library?
4. Who owns much land in Antigua?
5. Who is notorious for voicing their opinions and supporting the second successful political party that Antigua has?
Short Essay Questions
1. When the narrator decides to speak to the lady whose family helped establish the Mill Reef Club, what does the lady say, and how does the narrator feel about this?
2. How are the slaves and slaveholders compared in Section 4?
3. What is said about casinos is Section 3, and what will actually occur, according to the narrator?
4. When was Antigua discovered and by whom?
5. What does the narrator describe as surreal, besides the island?
6. Describe the only two Prime Ministers that Antigua has had in the thirty years that it has been a self-governing nation.
7. What does the narrator compare to Antigua in Section 4, and how does she use this analogy?
8. What does the narrator say about small events which occur in small places?
9. What happens when the English leave Antigua at the end of Section 4?
10. Why does the narrator consider what the island's beauty must do to the natives?
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