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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who brings Gabriel back to the present?
2. What does Elizabeth recall as a frightening experience?
(a) Her honeymoon
(b) Finding Richard dead
(c) Giving birth to John
(d) Moving to New York
3. Which of the following events happened when Elizabeth was 8?
(a) Her mother died
(b) Her father died
(c) She was raped
(d) Her father was lynched
4. What does Gabriel say God has promised him?
(a) Eternal life
(b) A place in heaven
(c) Financial riches
(d) A royal line
5. What had the black youth just robbed?
(a) An old lady
(b) A house
(c) A store
(d) A bank
6. What does Gabriel say he gained recognition for after he found God?
(a) His radical beliefs
(b) His sense of humor
(c) His sermons
(d) His kindness
7. How did Royal die?
(a) In a car crash
(b) In a plane crash
(c) In a gun fight
(d) In a knife fight
8. What does Gabriel see in John's eyes?
(b) An accusation
9. Why did Elizabeth think that Gabriel would make a strong father?
(a) He had strong convictions
(b) He was a hardworker
(c) He was rich
(d) He was a loving man
10. What did Elizabeth's aunt say God would do to her soon enough?
(a) Lay her low
(b) Shoot her down
(c) Forgive her
(d) Embrace her
11. Who is the only man Elizabeth has truly loved?
12. Who hopes that one day God will grind white people into humility?
13. Who in his life does John say he hates?
(a) His mother
(d) His father
14. Which character says "the black scum of this wicked city?"
15. What does Elizabeth call her innocence?
(a) Her diamond
(b) Her pearl
(c) Her petal
(d) Her satin silk
Short Answer Questions
1. What was John when Gabriel married Elizabeth?
2. What room in the white people's house did Gabriel first make love to Esther?
3. How does Elizabeth describe Richard?
4. What was the name of Gabriel's first son?
5. Where does Elizabeth find a job?
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