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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who does the main character in Poem Nine meet at the docks?
(a) James Baldwin.
(b) Toussaint L'Ouverture.
(c) Ramsey Armstrong.
(d) Toussaint Jones.
2. Who narrates the story in Poem Twelve?
(a) The lady in red.
(b) The lady in purple.
(c) The lady in blue.
(d) The lady in green.
3. What does Poem Thirteen's narrator say she tried to bring into people's lives?
(a) Pain and heartache.
(b) Love and lust.
(c) Love and joy.
(d) Joy and pain.
4. In what section of the library does the main character of Poem Nine find the books Cajun Katie and Christopher Robin?
(a) The adult section.
(b) The young adult section.
(c) The reference section.
(d) The children's section.
5. What does the main character in Poem Ten allow men to do?
(a) She gives them no allowances.
(b) She allows them to spend the night.
(c) She allows them to hit her.
(d) She allows them to spend her money
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the narrator in Poem Fifteen think black woman deal with too much?
2. According to the narrator, what does she say someone did with her "stuff" in Poem Seventeen?
3. What does the narrator in Poem Seventeen want the person to do with her "stuff"?
4. Who is the main character of the story in Poem Eight?
5. Who narrates the story in Poem Ten?
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