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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Which relatives' names does Douglass know?
(a) His father and his uncle.
(b) His father and his parents.
(c) His mother and his aunt.
(d) His mother and her parents.

2. What does Wendell Phillips do for a living?
(a) He is a soldier.
(b) He is a publisher.
(c) He is a lawyer.
(d) He is a writer.

3. Why is Douglass shocked at seeing the female slave being beaten?
(a) He thinks the supervisor is a good man.
(b) She is young and pregnant.
(c) He thinks she is nice.
(d) He lives at the far end of the farm and is sheltered from these occurrences.

4. What does the father and son slave team take care of on the Colonel's farm?
(a) The pool.
(b) The carriages, horses, and stables.
(c) The garden.
(d) The cows and other farm animals.

5. While Douglass talks about slavery, what does he have flashbacks about?
(a) His first love.
(b) His first master.
(c) A friend who is a slave as a child.
(d) His family.

Short Answer Questions

1. What brings tears to Douglass's eyes?

2. What is William Lloyd Garrison well-known for being?

3. Who does Phillips compare Douglass to?

4. What does the slave master who replaces Mr. Hopkins expect from the slaves?

5. What does Douglass compare the way slaves are treated to?

Short Essay Questions

1. Who is William Lloyd Garrison?

2. In the Preface, how does Garrison describe Douglass?

3. Give two examples of slaves who are murdered that Douglass mentions in Chapter Four.

4. Why does Garrison make Douglass seem to be so important to the abolitionist movement?

5. Who is Austin Gore?

6. Why is Douglass so concerned about his age?

7. What is the situation surrounding Demby's death?

8. Describe in detail what is given to the slaves by the slaveholder.

9. What do the white children know that black slaves do not?

10. What is the importance of Douglass knowing the slave master's family's names?

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