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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does Jones say Alice drives through the city?
(a) As if she was in labor.
(b) As if she was possessed.
(c) As if something was after her.
(d) As if she wanted to die.
2. What does Alice tell Jones he should plead for?
(a) His family.
(b) Her hand.
(c) His job.
(d) His future.
3. What was Himes' position at the Wade Park Manor Hotel?
4. What does the narrator say he doesn't have to marry?
5. How did Himes injure himself at the Wade Park Manor Hotel?
(a) He stepped in front of a taxi.
(b) He got beaten up.
(c) He walked through a glass door.
(d) He fell down an elevator shaft.
6. What is the name of the hero of the Lonely Crusade?
7. What did Himes say was his advantage over the other black convicts?
(a) He knew his own mind.
(b) He had lived outside the south.
(c) He knew how to talk to a white man.
(d) He had learned practical skills.
8. What is the name of Himes' favorite brother?
9. What does the narrator say caught him in Manchester?
(a) A traffic queue.
(b) A cop.
(c) A truck.
(d) A red light.
10. Who does the narrator say he gets into a battle royal with?
(a) A motorcycle cop.
(b) A pitbull terrier.
(c) An Irish foreman.
(d) A white woman.
11. What does Himes do to protect him from the screws and the convicts?
12. How does Jones take out his frustrations at the end of Chapter 8?
(a) He kicks a dog.
(b) He slaps Alice.
(c) He hits a guest.
(d) He breaks a vase.
13. What did Himes' father teach at the Lincoln Institute?
(d) Iron mongering.
14. What does Conway say a buddy eats?
15. What did Himes' mother encourage her sons to do so they wouldn't grow flat?
(a) Hold their burps.
(b) Pinch their noses.
(c) Pull their ears.
(d) Jump up and down.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Black Boy kill Marie with?
2. What is the name of the hero of Native Son?
3. What does the note say that comes with the restaurant bill?
4. What does the narrator say he felt a crazy impulse to do?
5. What color is the white boy's hair?
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