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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Brother Mance sell?
(d) Plastic surgery
2. What does Richard do when his employers mock him for wanting to become a writer?
(a) Laughs at her
(b) Slaps her
(c) Breaks a window
3. What does Ella think her son's writing will lead people to think he has?
(a) A homosexual life
(b) A Godless mind
(c) No friends
(d) A weak mind
4. What does Granny forbid in her house?
(a) Devil stuff
(c) White women
5. What does the white security guard threaten Richard with?
(a) A stick
(b) A gun
(c) A knife
(d) A fist
6. Why does Richard's boss fire him?
(a) He thinks he steals money
(b) He does not like his silent disapproval
(c) He is always reading
(d) He is always late
7. What does Richard pawn in this chapter?
(a) A gun
(b) A diamond
(c) A guitar
8. Who does Richard say he is more interested in than the church elder's words?
(a) The elder's train set
(b) The elder's wife
(c) Coca cola
9. Who is Granny renting a room to?
(a) A communist
(b) A school teacher
(c) A factory owner
(d) A cook
10. What kind of church does Richard attend with his mother?
11. What does Richard typically eat for breakfast?
(a) Eggs and toast
(b) Gruel and noodles
(c) Biscuits and gravy
(d) Flour and lard mush
12. What does the job include?
(a) Free clothes
(b) Free meals
(c) Sleeping quarters
(d) Free baths
13. What does Richard start selling to earn money?
(a) Life insurance
14. Who does Richard associate hunger with?
(a) His father
(b) His grandma
(c) White people
(d) His mother
15. What part of Arkansas does Maggie live in?
Short Answer Questions
1. Who writes a speech for Wright to read at his graduation?
2. Where does Nathan work as a night porter?
3. What is the name of Maggie's husband?
4. Where did the black boy work?
5. What does Richard tell the woman he wants to be?
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