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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 think he needs to build a bridge of?
2. What is the name of the magazine H. L. Mencken edits?
(a) American Buffalo
(b) Lets Love
(c) American Mercury
(d) Where the Buffalo Roam
3. What does Shorty allow a white man to do to him for a quarter?
(a) Hit him
(b) Push him over
(c) Kiss him
(d) Kick him
4. What is the name of the John Reed Club magazine?
(a) Left Front
(b) Middle ground
(c) Common ground
(d) Right Front
5. What political party are many of Richard's friends members of?
(a) The Communist party
(b) The Democratic party
(c) The Fascist party
(d) The Black Panthers
Short Answer Questions
1. Who gives Richard a sly smile before Richard leaves work?
2. What religion is Falk?
3. Where do the Hoffmans operate their store?
4. What is the name of Richard's new landlady?
5. Whose teachings do the Garveyites follow?
Short Essay Questions
1. What problems does Wright find in New York City?
2. Why don't Southern people like it when blacks move to Northern cities?
3. Why does Bill terrify Richard?
4. Why does Mrs. Moss end up disgusting Richard?
5. How do the white man and black man use Richard to help them move the liquor?
6. Why do the black Communists mock Richard?
7. In what way does Richard's situation take a turn for the worse when the Great Depression hits America?
8. What happens when Richard joins the May Day parade?
9. Why does Shorty amuse Richard?
10. What problems does Richard face as publicity agent for the Federal Negro Theater?
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