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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part 1.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. As the screenplay opens, where is Malcolm scheduled to speak that evening?
(a) Madison Square Garden.
(b) Times Square.
(c) the Audubon Ballroom.
(d) Yankee Stadium.
2. Where is Malcolm walking with two pairs of shoes tied and thrown over his shoulder?
(a) on the railroad tracks.
(b) on the beach with Laura.
(c) on the way to school.
(d) on a basketball court.
3. Who does Earl say is the prophet God has sent to the blacks in America?
(a) Marcus Garvey.
(b) Mohammed Ali.
(c) Martin Luther King, Sr.
(d) Jackie Robinson.
4. What does Malcolm admit to Laura that made him proud when he was a little boy?
(a) growing peas in his own garden.
(b) taking care of his baby brother.
(c) having his mother teach him how to read.
(d) carrying heavy things for his mother.
5. Why does Malcolm think Shorty wants to set him up with a particular woman?
(a) he wants Malcolm to break in one of his whores.
(b) if she puts out for Malcolm, Shorty will know she is cheating on him.
(c) because she thinks Malcolm is white.
(d) he wants Malcolm to find out if she is a virgin.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Shorty say the Harvard Law School is for?
2. What happens at night when the Little family has gone to bed?
3. How does Archie outfit Malcolm with new clothes?
4. What is the first terrifying image from Malcolm's childhood?
5. what are some of the menial jobs Malcolm has?
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