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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. What does Coates do regarding Sir William's attempts to keep order?
(a) He complains about them.
(b) He is worried by them.
(c) He ignores them.
(d) He listens to them.
2. About what are Goldie and Tick concerned?
(a) Jack being so optimistic.
(b) Jack being able to beat Brady.
(c) Jack's mood swings.
(d) Jack calling Ellie his fiance.
3. Tick enters with the news that Jack has been fined and sentenced how much?
(a) $1,000 and six months in prison.
(b) $5,000 and one year in prison.
(c) $10,000 and two years in prison.
(d) $20,000 and three years in prison.
4. When Jack is finally allowed to speak, for what does he apologize?
(a) Wanting to fight.
(b) All the problems he has caused.
(c) Moving to England.
(d) Being black.
5. How does the play begin?
(a) With an argument over where Brady will go to train.
(b) With an argument over whether Brady should be the new Great White Hope.
(c) With an argument over whether Brady, the current white heavyweight boxing champion, should fight an up-and-coming black boxer.
(d) With a a meeting to discuss who Brady should fight next.
Short Answer Questions
1. About what does Jack realize she is talking?
2. How does the young man respond when Jack turns to him and asks what winning is going to do for him directly?
3. From whom does Brady face intense pressure?
4. How much prison time does Cameron tell Jack he could face?
5. When does Goldie say the fight is scheduled?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is Jack's plan?
2. What does Jack ask of Ellie at the beginning of the scene? What is her response?
3. Why are Pop Weaver, Cap'n Dan and Fred watching a film of a fighter?
4. Describe the interaction between Jack and the Young Black German Man.
5. What is decided about the fight?
6. Why does Ellie ask Jack if he feels all right?
7. What takes place when the protesters arrive?
8. What does Mrs. Jefferson reminisce about Jack?
9. What does Jack say, when he is finally allowed to speak?
10. What takes place at the beginning of this scene?
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