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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What is the weather like in "The Mountain Climber"?
(a) Hot.
(b) Cold and snowy.
(c) Springtime.
(d) Thunder and lightening.

2. What does the poet discuss in "A Song for Myself"?
(a) The soul.
(b) Water creatures.
(c) Church.
(d) Children.

3. Who is "The Triumph Aster" dedicated to?
(a) Madame Chiang.
(b) Bok Choy.
(c) Wilfred Scott.
(d) W.E.B. Dubois.

4. How long does Tolson say blacks were enslaved in "Andante Sostenuto"?
(a) 100 years.
(b) 50 years.
(c) 500 years.
(d) 300 years.

5. What concept does the poem "Tempo Primo" discuss?
(a) Future versus past.
(b) Education in America.
(c) The new black man.
(d) The harlem pride.

6. What does the narrator in "A Hamlet Rives Us" fail to acknowledge?
(a) His daughter's marriage.
(b) His friend's grief.
(c) His mother's divorce.
(d) His editor.

7. How does the poet describe Michael in "Old Man Michael"?
(a) Cry-baby.
(b) Young.
(c) Frail.
(d) Strong.

8. In "The Shift of Gears," what does the man fix?
(a) His motercycle.
(b) His bike.
(c) His boat.
(d) His car.

9. What does the poem "The Triumph Aster" hope for?
(a) A better world.
(b) War.
(c) Economic success.
(d) Freedom.

10. Who is Louis Brandeis?
(a) A supreme court justice.
(b) A wrestler.
(c) A boxer.
(d) A doctor.

11. What happens to men who live bad lives and have bad souls in "A Song for Myself"?
(a) They lose their money.
(b) They are hated.
(c) The are forgiven.
(d) They are condemned.

12. In the poem "Old House," whose ghost is not welcome?
(a) George Washington.
(b) Casper.
(c) Lazurus's mouse.
(d) Richard Wright.

13. What is tied to the rattlesnakes tail in "The Ballad of the Rattlesnake"?
(a) A rock.
(b) A fork.
(c) A bone.
(d) A stick.

14. What color is the object the craftsman in "Damascus Bride" makes?
(a) Blue.
(b) Red.
(c) Black and white.
(d) Purple and green.

15. What is the name of an historic place Tolson visits in "Rendezvous With America"?
(a) Eiffel tower.
(b) Normandy.
(c) Empire State Building.
(d) Pearl Harbor.

Short Answer Questions

1. Where is "Vesuvius" located?

2. What does the poet of "Rendezvous With America" claim America will face?

3. In "The Ballad of the Rattlesnake," what are the sharecroppers doing?

4. Where did the one sharecropper travel in "The Ballad of the Rattlesnake"?

5. What do the wise people think of the hillmen's opinions in "Vesuvius"?

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