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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Richard use to make deliveries?
(a) A bicycle
(b) A car
(d) A motorbike
2. In what way does Richard think thievery is encouraged?
(a) Bosses hit their workers
(b) Bosses rarely pay wages
(c) Bosses would rather have dishonest workers
(d) Bosses tempt the workers
3. What does Richard vow never to do again?
(b) Talk to his grandma
(c) Go back to the south
4. What does Granny forbid in her house?
(c) White women
(d) Devil stuff
5. Who does Richard see beat a black woman?
(a) His boss
(b) His boss' wife
(c) The mayor
(d) His brother
Short Answer Questions
1. What do the white youths smash into Richard's face?
2. What does Richard typically eat for breakfast?
3. Who beats Richard until he loses consciousness?
4. What does Richard threaten Addie with at home?
5. Who does the family spend time with on the way to Arkansas?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why can Richard not keep his promise to his mother not to fight white children?
2. What happens between the white security guard and Richard in Chapter 10?
3. Why can Richard not believe in God?
4. What does Wright think about his writing career in retrospect?
5. What does Richard learn about the brother of one of his classmates?
6. Where does Richard first find his love for books?
7. What mistake does Granny make at the end of Chapter 4?
8. What does Richard do with the money he steals?
9. Why does Richard hang the kitten?
10. What does Richard do after he has read his speech at graduation?
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