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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Which character "wasshes their hands" of Anowa in phase 1?
(b) The old woman.
(d) Kofi Ako.
2. Aidoo writes her play during what major political literary movement?
(b) Post modernist.
(c) Cultural relativism.
3. What does Osam say about the men from Kofi Ako's family?
(a) They are horrible men.
(b) They are thieves.
(c) They make good husbands.
(d) They are lazy.
4. How many generations of characters are presented in the prologue of the story?
5. Aidoo sets the prologue of the story in this place, setting the stage for the beginning of colonialism.
6. What does Anowa vow to do in Phase one?
(a) To become a high priestess.
(b) To never marry.
(c) To never have children.
(d) To never return home.
7. What aspect does the male part of Being-The-Mouth-That-Eats-Salt-And-Pepper take on according to Phase one of the text?
8. Which word does Badua use to describe Kofi Ako in Phase one?
9. How many different settings are there in Aidoo's play?
10. Which word best describes Badua's feelings upon hearing Anowa's news in Phase one, as can be seen in the text?
11. Who do the old man and old woman react with during Phase one?
(a) No one.
12. By the end of Phase one, the old man believes that Anowa is destined for ________________.
(c) Greater things.
13. Which political category best suits Anowa's character?
14. How many years are men asking for Anowa's hand in marriage, as stated in the prologue?
15. According to Kofi Ako's reputation with the village, he thinks himself to be __________.
(a) Too handsome.
(b) Very intelligent.
(c) Destined for greatness.
(d) A con artist.
Short Answer Questions
1. According to the old woman, what does time do to children?
2. This person typically is responsible for choosing a husband for the daughter.
3. At what point in Phase one, do the Old Man and woman appear?
4. Which is the first character that the audience meets?
5. Which of the following does not accurately describe Osam's character, as he is identified in the prologue?
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