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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. Who is not permitted time on the radio to defend themselves?
(a) The Antiguan government.
(b) The narrator and her mother.
(c) The English.
(d) Opposition parties.
2. Who has green cards that allow them to escape to the United States?
(a) All Antiguan ministers of government.
(b) The narrator and her family.
(c) All Antiguans.
(d) No one.
3. When do the African slaves cease to be noble and exalted?
(a) When they are brought to Antigua.
(b) They are never noble and exalted.
(c) They never cease to be noble and exalted.
(d) After emancipation.
4. Why were Africans brought to Antigua?
(a) To be slaves.
(b) They sought religious freedom.
(c) To teach the English about agriculture.
(d) To build homes.
5. What is established to promote better wages, working conditions and life for Antiguans?
(a) Barclay Bank.
(b) Mill Reef Club.
(c) West Indies Oil Refinery.
(d) Antiguan Trades and Labor Union.
Short Answer Questions
1. During the second Prime Minister's term, what happened to the sugar industry?
2. What is now situated above a dry-goods store?
3. When the English leave Antigua, what do Antiguans cease to be?
4. When Antigua becomes self-governing, what happens to the Queen's stand-in?
5. Why is Bird's less ruthless son not a threat to Antiguans?
Short Essay Questions
1. When was Antigua discovered and by whom?
2. In regard to the Bird family, what are Antiguans' concerns, and how are these concerns lessened?
3. When are Africans brought to Antigua, by whom, and why?
4. Why does the narrator consider what the island's beauty must do to the natives?
5. What happens when the English leave Antigua at the end of Section 4?
6. Why do all Antiguan ministers possess green cards, and what happens to honest ministers?
7. Describe the only two Prime Ministers that Antigua has had in the thirty years that it has been a self-governing nation.
8. What does the narrator describe as surreal, besides the island?
9. Describe the Redonda stamp scandal.
10. How does the narrator describe Antigua at the beginning of Section 4?
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