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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How is the soil described in "Song of the Son"?
2. After her first baby was born, how did the townspeople react towards Becky?
(a) They shunned Becky.
(b) They adopted the child.
(c) They offered assistance to Becky.
(d) They threw Becky a baby shower.
3. The pine needles are so quiet in "Nullo" that which animal does not even hear their falling?
4. The poem "Evening Song" is an ode to whom?
5. At twenty-two, how does Esther decide that she feels about Barlo?
(a) She is dependent upon him.
(b) She is disgusted by him.
(c) She hates him.
(d) She loves him.
6. How was the cotton described during November?
7. What type of tree is singing in the swamp as the men walk home from the sawmill?
8. What kind of songs are being sung in the cotton fields by field workers in "Georgia Dusk"?
(a) Field songs.
(b) Folk songs.
(c) Blues songs.
(d) Church songs.
9. At what age does the smoke hang in the air for so long that people can taste it in the water?
(a) When Karintha is 12.
(b) When Karintha is a child.
(c) When Karintha is elderly.
(d) When Karintha is a woman.
10. Who does the narrator blame for the end of Carma's story?
11. Where does the whistle mark the end of the day's shift?
(a) The bakery.
(b) The factory.
(c) The cotton plant.
(d) The sawmill.
12. How is the weather in Georgia in November?
13. With which physical attribute on others is Esther preoccupied?
14. Why did Carma take a lover?
(a) She was bored.
(b) She hated Bane.
(c) She didn't take a lover.
(d) She wanted attention.
15. What animal has been walking in the forest as evidenced by imprints in "Nullo"?
Short Answer Questions
1. After her wild behavior, who defends Karintha?
2. What do the men do after working at the sawmill in "Georgia Dusk"?
3. What religion do those being converted now belong to in "Conversion"?
4. In "Evening Song", to what is Cloine compared?
5. When she is nine years old, by whom does Esther become entranced?
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