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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who did Bob push his music on?
(a) Bunny Livingston.
(b) Winston Matthews.
(c) Chris Blackwell.
(d) Coxsone Dodd.

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

3. What did the Malcolm family realize after they did not hear from Bob for several weeks?
(a) He was having a good time.
(b) He was on his way home.
(c) He was lost in Kingston.
(d) They heard from Bob every couple days.

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

5. What year did the Wailers become highly successful on summer stage shows?
(a) 1972.
(b) 1981.
(c) 1964.
(d) 1945.

6. What existed on Tafari's palms that was inexplicable?
(a) A stigmata.
(b) A tattoo.
(c) Nothing unusual existed on his palms.
(d) Discoloration.

7. What did Bob tell his mother about his career goals in Chapter 7, "Who Feels It, Knows It"?
(a) That he wants to be a famous actor.
(b) That he has none.
(c) That he is going to start a musical career.
(d) That he is going to be a welder.

8. Where did Cedella and Bob move in Chapter 6, "Small Axe"?
(a) Nine Miles.
(b) Wilmington.
(c) Kingston.
(d) Trench Town.

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

10. Why did Bob break ties with Kong?
(a) Because the producer has refused to pay him.
(b) Because another producer offers more money.
(c) Because Kong is rude to Cedella.
(d) Bob does not break ties with Kong.

11. How did Captain Marley die?
(a) From a car accident.
(b) From old age.
(c) From a stroke.
(d) From a heart attack.

12. When the Wailers lost a contest, what happened to their popularity when Bob decided to beat up the winners?
(a) It increased.
(b) Bob would never beat up the winners!
(c) It decreased.
(d) The Wailers did not lose a contest.

13. What did Bob think about his new neighborhood in Chapter 6 "Small Axe"?
(a) He found it monotonous and boring.
(b) He got into fights every day because he was poorer than his neighbors.
(c) He liked it much better than his old neighborhood.
(d) He thought it suited him perfectly.

14. Who did Captain Marley ask Cedella about when she visited his home in Chapter 5, "Pass It On"?
(a) Omeriah.
(b) Bunny.
(c) Toddy.
(d) Bob.

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

Short Answer Questions

1. What was the name of the group that Bob organized in Chapter 7, "Who Feels It, Knows It"?

2. Who did Bunny and Bob make friends with over time?

3. What was the name of Cedella's first child?

4. Who was convinced that an evil spirit is trying to do bad things to Cedella's child?

5. Who did Bob ask Rita to write to for him?

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