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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the purpose of the Warriors' ceremony in "The Idols of the Tribe"?
2. Who does the Golden Age occur with?
3. Who is the narrator's mother in "Libretto for the Republic of Liberia"?
4. How are the parts of the poem "Libretto for the Republic of Liberia" broken up?
(a) Musical scales.
(c) By color.
(d) Geographic region.
5. Who breaks her leg in "African China"?
(a) Dixie Dixon.
(b) Sally Suitor.
(c) Mary Martin.
(d) Dot Duet.
6. According to the narrator of "Libretto for the Republic of Liberia," who will God save the souls of?
(a) All men.
(b) White men.
(d) Black men.
7. What animal is in "A Long Head to a Round Head"?
(a) A lion.
(b) A dog.
(c) A camel.
(d) A cow.
8. What day is it in the poem "Rho"?
(a) New Years Day.
9. In "Tapestries of Time," what do the common people not dream about?
10. How does the narrator of "The Idols of the Tribe" describe the yellow god?
11. What war influences Tolson in "Tapestries of Time"?
(a) Vietnam War.
(b) Spanish American War.
(c) Gulf War.
12. What does man continually do according to "Tapestries of Time" during the Golden Age?
13. What does "E.&O.E." stand for?
(a) Errors and out-takes excellent.
(b) Ears and orthopedics excellence.
(c) Errors and omissions excepted.
(d) Edgar and Oliver Ewelle.
14. Where do the African warriors go in "The Idols of the Tribe"?
(c) The field.
(d) The river.
15. In "A Long Head to a Round Head," what is intriguing about the animals?
(a) They change shape.
(b) They can adapt to their environment.
(c) They can fly.
(d) They speak latin.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the white god in "The Idols of the Tribe" eat?
2. What is the white man's philosophy according to "Mu"?
3. What happens to people who worship false idols in "The Idols of the Tribe"?
4. In "Libretto for the Republic of Liberia," what is the gateway for black Americans to the eastern world?
5. Why will the narrator in "Beta" never be censored?
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