Coming of Age in Mississippi Test | Final Test - Hard

Anne Moody
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Final Test - Hard

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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. Which of Anne's siblings is staying with Uncle George?

2. What does Adline buy Anne in this chapter?

3. Where does the NAACP hold a convention on this chapter?

4. What does the farmer do after he rapes the black girl?

5. Who turns Anne away?

Essay Topics

Essay Topic 1

Examine black femininity.

1) In what way could female Afro Americans be seen as among the oppressed people in America in the first part of the twentieth century?

2) How does Anne use her mother's character to highlight the oppression?

3) What difference did Anne Moody make to Afro American women's lives?

Essay Topic 2

Examine Moody's writing style. How would you describe her prose style? What kind of vocabulary does she use? Does she use any specific writing techniques? What meaning does Moody's style give to her story?

Essay Topic 3

Why did President Kennedy represent great hope for Afro-Americans? How did his death affect the Afro-American community? How do you think things would have been different if President Kennedy had lived?

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