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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Which character relays the main narrative in Poem Three?
(a) The lady in yellow.
(b) The lady in green.
(c) The lady in blue.
(d) The lady in purple.

2. Who is the artist that sings the song at the start of Poem Six?
(a) The Dells.
(b) Carlos Santana.
(c) Martha and the Vandellas.
(d) Willie Colon.

3. In Poem Seven, which character says,"tubes tables white washed windows/ grime from age wiped over once"?
(a) The lady in yellow.
(b) The lady in orange.
(c) The lady in blue.
(d) The lady in brown.

4. How long was the marathon that the main character in Poem Three was attending?
(a) 36 hours.
(b) 48 hours.
(c) 12 hours.
(d) 24 hours.

5. Which character says, "are we ghouls?/ children of horror?/ the joke?"
(a) The lady in brown.
(b) The lady in red.
(c) The lady in orange.
(d) The lady in green.

6. In Poem One, which character(s) say(s), "mama's little baby likes shortnin bread"?
(a) The lady in yellow.
(b) The lady in orange.
(c) Everyone.
(d) The lady in purple.

7. Which character relays the main narrative in Poem Four?
(a) The lady in green.
(b) The lady in yellow.
(c) The lady in red.
(d) The lady in purple.

8. What does Poem Six say has changed about the social circles in which women seek companionship?
(a) Women can now meet more courtly gentlemen.
(b) Women can now meet rapists.
(c) Women can now meet other women.
(d) Women can now get in for free.

9. What is the last line of Poem Seven?
(a) i just cdnt stop grinnin.
(b) once i waz pregnant & shamed of myself.
(c) waznt no need for colored folks to bear no cross at all.
(d) & we are left with scars.

10. Who is the last character to speak in Poem One?
(a) The lady in purple.
(b) The lady in green.
(c) The lady in red.
(d) The lady in brown.

11. How does the character in Poem Seven feel physically in her situation?
(a) She feels relaxed.
(b) She feels numb.
(c) She feels tired.
(d) She feels pain.

12. Who does the main character In Poem Three run off to see?
(a) Carlos Santana.
(b) Willie Colon.
(c) Celia Cruz.
(d) Tito Puente.

13. What is the only way that the lady in orange says she can communicate at the beginning of Poem Five?
(a) Through singing.
(b) Through dancing.
(c) Through poetry.
(d) Through writing letters.

14. Who does the lady in brown call to at the beginning of Poem One?
(a) The lady in purple.
(b) The lady in green.
(c) The lady in red.
(d) The lady in blue.

15. Based on Poem One, what is a major theme of the play?
(a) Death.
(b) Freedom through story-telling.
(c) Time.
(d) An individual's relations to the gods.

Short Answer Questions

1. In Sequence One, which character says, "forty poems 2 plants &3 handmade notecards i left/ town so i cd send to you have been no help to me/ on my job"?

2. In Sequence One, which character says, "sneakin in under age to slug's/ to stare ata real 'artiste'/ & every word outta imamu's mouth waz gospel"?

3. What topic is mentioned in Poem Two that leads the reader into the next poem?

4. What does the lady in orange do at the end of Poem Four?

5. Who is the first person to speak in the play?

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