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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Where did Captain Marley take Bob upon Bob's arrival in Kingston in Chapter 4, "Bad Card"?
(a) To his own home.
(b) To a nice house in the rich part of town.
(c) To a decrepit house on Heywood Street.
(d) Directly to school.

2. Who hung out on her porch every day in order to try to get the Wailers' attention?
(a) Bunny Livingston.
(b) Rita Anderson.
(c) Cedella Marley.
(d) Pearl Malcolm.

3. Who did Cedella decide to move with in Chapter 4, "Bad Card"?
(a) Omeriah Malcolm.
(b) Toddy Livingston.
(c) Peter Tosh.
(d) Captain Marley.

4. Who did Bunny and Bob make friends with over time?
(a) Their classmates.
(b) Each other.
(c) All the neighbors.
(d) No one.

5. Where did Cedella decide to move in Chapter 4, "Bad Card"?
(a) Nine Miles.
(b) Kingston.
(c) Wilmington.
(d) New York.

6. What had Bob already began in regards to a career in Chapter 6, "Small Axe"?
(a) Applying to colleges.
(b) Nothing.
(c) His apprenticeship.
(d) Composing songs.

7. What did the band's competitors have that the Wailers began to get jealous of in Chapter 8, "People Get Ready"?
(a) Women fawning all over them.
(b) More expensive instruments.
(c) Groupies to carry their equipment.
(d) Higher-quality recordings.

8. What did Bob receive for cutting his first recording?
(a) A free record.
(b) More studio time.
(c) Five dollars.
(d) A record deal.

9. Who did Garvey claim would be the Redeemer?
(a) The White Queen.
(b) The White King.
(c) The Black King.
(d) The Black Queen.

10. What did the rumors spread about Ras Tafari's childhood refer to?
(a) His friendships with women.
(b) His parents' sudden and unexplained deaths.
(c) His relationship with priests and other learned people.
(d) His supernatural powers.

11. What was special about Tafari's ring?
(a) It never left his hand.
(b) It would randomly disappear from his hand.
(c) It was thought to contain elements of Solomon's famous ring.
(d) It contained a very rare moonstone.

12. Who was Bob given the opportunity to sing for in Chapter 6, "Small Axe"?
(a) Peter Tosh.
(b) Leslie Kong.
(c) Coxsone Dodd.
(d) Chris Blackwell.

13. Who formed a group called the Soulettes?
(a) Pearl Malcolm.
(b) Rita Anderson.
(c) Cedella Marley.
(d) Bunny Livingston.

14. Who accompanied Bob on the bus ride to Kingston?
(a) His elder cousin.
(b) Cedella.
(c) Omeriah.
(d) His older sister.

15. Who made a pact to prevent Tafari from gaining power?
(a) Many priests and powerful people.
(b) Rastafarianisms.
(c) No one.
(d) World governments.

Short Answer Questions

1. Why did Bob's music start to catch on?

2. How many Rastas surrounded Selassie's plane when he visited Jamaica in 1966?

3. What did Bob tell his mother about his career goals in Chapter 7, "Who Feels It, Knows It"?

4. Who started to promote Bob's records in Chapter 7, "Who Feels It, Knows It"?

5. What existed on Tafari's palms that was inexplicable?

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