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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. In talking about the events that occurred ten years ago, Luke says that they were cursed for what reason?
(a) Being in love.
(b) Enjoying life.
(c) Not going to church.
(d) Being poor.

2. What musicians does David compare his father to in Act II?
(a) John Coltrane and Charlie Parker.
(b) Louis Armstrong and John Coltrane.
(c) Miles Davis and Jellyroll Morton.
(d) Jellyroll Morton and Louis Armstrong.

3. What hope did Luke reveal to David during Act II?
(a) That they would play music together.
(b) That Luke would have grandchildren.
(c) That they would live together again.
(d) That they would travel together.

4. What is the first thing that Margaret says in Act II?
(a) Hello, everyone.
(b) Where's David?
(c) How is Luke doing?
(d) Praise the Lord, children.

5. Who says, "he dying in his sins" during Act II?
(a) Sister Boxer.
(b) Sister Moore.
(c) Brother Boxer.
(d) Odessa.

6. Three women are in the kitchen when Act II begins. Who else is in the scene?
(a) Brother Boxer.
(b) Margaret.
(c) David.
(d) Luke.

7. Who is laid in the churchyard that Margaret refers to in Act II?
(a) David's brother.
(b) A pastor friend.
(c) Baby daughter.
(d) Margaret's mother.

8. In Act II, Margaret is asked how she returned home from Philadelphia. Her answer was what?
(a) Rode the train.
(b) Received a ride from someone.
(c) Flew in an airplane.
(d) Rode the bus.

9. In Act II, which character mentioned going to Philadelphia with her husband, Herman?
(a) Sister Sally.
(b) Sister Douglass.
(c) Sister Rice.
(d) Ida Jackson.

10. When Margaret returns from her trip in Act II, where does she go first?
(a) To get a drink from the refrigerator.
(b) To check on Luke.
(c) Looking for David.
(d) The church.

11. Who leaves to look for David in Act II?
(a) Margaret.
(b) Odessa.
(c) Sister Boxer.
(d) Brother Boxer.

12. In Act II, who says that it's the man who's supposed to lead, not the woman?
(a) Sister Boxer.
(b) Brother Boxer.
(c) Luke.
(d) Sister Moore.

13. Who mentions a "heart black with sorrow" in Act II?
(a) Sister Boxer.
(b) Margaret.
(c) Luke.
(d) Sister Moore.

14. When Brother Boxer says, "But he got trumpets or some kind of horn in his blood," who is he referring to?
(a) David.
(b) Brother Stanley.
(c) Luke.
(d) A Philadelphia church member.

15. What scares David about being a musician?
(a) That he'll never make money.
(b) That he won't have family.
(c) That he'll end up like his father.
(d) That he won't be good enough.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Margaret plan for David to do with his life?

2. Who enters the church during the last line of a song in Act II?

3. In Act II, how much did Brother Boxer say that it cost him to go to Philadelphia?

4. Who mentions David leaving home?

5. Who says, "I'm bearing witness to the truth" in Act II.

(see the answer keys)

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