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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 do the white youths smash into Richard's face?
(a) A weight
(b) A glass jar
(c) A rock
(d) A whiskey bottle
2. What does Richard's boss offer him in the storeroom?
(a) A cigarette
(b) The black woman's teeth
(c) A drink
(d) His hand
3. What does Granny equate literary fiction with?
4. Who writes a speech for Wright to read at his graduation?
(a) The governor
(b) The principal
(c) Miss Harper
(d) His brother
5. What does Richard refuse from his neighbors?
Short Answer Questions
1. Who does Richard start working for?
2. Where are the newspaper's printed?
3. Why does Ella have to stop work?
4. What does Richard typically eat for dinner?
5. What part of Arkansas does Maggie live in?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Richard eat for his meals in Jackson?
2. What awkward question does Richard's prospective white employer ask him?
3. Why does the schoolteacher have to move out of Granny's house?
4. Why does Richard think racism encourages theft?
5. Where does Richard first find his love for books?
6. How does Richard cut his ear?
7. What job does Richard find in Chapter 5?
8. Why does Richard hang the kitten?
9. Why does Granny beat Richard with a wet towel?
10. What does Richard do to raise money to move away from the South?
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