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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part 1.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who is the fair, young mulatto woman hanging out clothes?
(a) Laura, Malcolm's one true love.
(b) Louise Little, Malcolm's mother.
(c) Sophia, Malcolm's mistress.
(d) Daisy Little, Malcolm'sd grandmother.
2. Why does Louise lose her job cooking for a white family?
(a) they discover that she is Earl's widow.
(b) they will not allow Louise to bring her children to work.
(c) they have been threatened by the Klan.
(d) they disapprove of Louise saying Earl was murdered.
3. Why does the insurance company not pay up on Earl's life insurance?
(a) they say his policy excludes accidents.
(b) they say his policy was lost.
(c) they say he missed the last payment.
(d) they say he committed suicide
4. What prophetic dream does Malcolm tell Laura he used to have?
(a) speaking in front of a large crowd of people.
(b) flying in the sky like a bird.
(c) marrying a girl just like her.
(d) doing something to help his parents not work so hard.
5. What does Shorty say the Harvard Law School is for?
(a) turning out lawyers to keep black people in jail.
(b) turning out lawyers to become judges.
(c) turning out lawyers to defend black people.
(d) turning out lawyers to defend the Constitution.
Short Answer Questions
1. What name is Malcolm given in Dakar?
2. As Malcolm holds Laura's hand, why does she shiver?
3. Who is the one-eyed preacher?
4. what are some of the menial jobs Malcolm has?
5. What happens to Malcolm after his mother is taken away?
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