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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Richard threaten Addie with at home?
(a) An ax
(b) A knife
(c) A tomahawk
(d) A gun
2. What is Richard afraid Crane and Pease will do if he tells his boss?
(a) Drive him out of town
(b) Kill him
(c) Maime him
(d) Set fire to his house
3. What does Nathan work as?
(c) Night porter
4. What does Richard vow never to do again?
(c) Go back to the south
(d) Talk to his grandma
5. What kind of animal bites Richard?
6. What is the title of the short story that Richard writes?
(a) Black Boys in Wonderland
(b) The Voodoo of Hell's Half-Acre
(c) Garden Wars
(d) Feeling Low is a Normal Feeling For Me
7. Who does Richard choose to live with?
(a) Uncle Clark
(b) Aunt May
(d) Aunt Maggie
8. How does Richard kill the kitten?
(a) Burns it
(b) Hangs it
(c) Strangles it
(d) Shoots it
9. Why did the whites kill the black boy?
(a) He spoke out of turn to his boss
(b) He walked into a white cafe
(c) He stole money
(d) He was consorting with a white prostitute
10. What happens to Richard's bike when he is making a delivery in this chapter?
(a) Its wheel buckles
(b) Its pedals fall off
(c) Its frame snaps
(d) It gets a flat tire
11. Where are the newspaper's printed?
(a) San Francisco
(c) New York
(d) Los Angeles
12. Why does Wright's boss beat the black woman?
(a) She cannot afford to pay her credit installments
(b) She talked back to him
(c) He was bored
(d) She stole form the shop
13. Who does Richard have to write to for help?
(a) His grandma
(b) His father
(d) Uncle Tom
14. What is the name of Granny's religion?
(a) Jehova Witness
(c) Seventh-Day Adventist
15. Where does Richard work after the hotel?
(a) A movie theater
(b) An opera theater
(c) A ship
(d) A restaurant
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Richard do when his employers mock him for wanting to become a writer?
2. What does Uncle Clark assign Richard with as soon as he arrives?
3. What does Richard's boss offer him in the storeroom?
4. Who does RIchard say is the person who encourages him to keep writing?
5. Where does Maggie live?
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