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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Folger give Socrates a long lecture about?
2. What does Philip threaten Darryl and Socrates with?
3. Who does Socrates want Darryl to confront?
4. Who does Socrates dream of in this chapter?
5. What is the name of the black man with a beard?
Essay Topic 1
Aside from the main character, examine the way Mosley uses the other characters in the book. When does he introduce and take them away from the story? What effect does it have on the story?
Essay Topic 2
Write a 500-word essay revolving around one of the following statements:
1) Socrates proves that on such occasions violence is right.
2) Socrates protects Darryl because he sees a bit of himself in him.
Essay Topic 3
What events in Socrates' early life influenced him to lead a life of violence? How different would Socrates' life have been if she was from a more secure background?
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