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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What position does McDougall say he is demoting Jones to?
(b) Pipe fitter.
(c) Oil worker.
2. What does the narrator hear Henry say next door?
(b) Shut up.
(c) Go to hell.
(d) Not again.
3. What does the note say that comes with the restaurant bill?
(a) The restaurant has called the police.
(b) The restaurant has a job opening.
(c) Jones is not welcome back.
(d) Jones will be lynched.
4. What does Alice introduce Leighton as?
(a) Her friend.
(b) Her co-worker.
(c) Her fellow student.
(d) Her boyfriend.
5. What does Jones dream about at the beginning of Chapter 9?
(a) Alice leaving him.
(b) Mr. Harrison shooting him.
(c) The police arresting him.
(d) Being drafted into the army.
6. What company did Himes work at as a reader?
(a) Walt Disney.
(d) Warner Brothers.
7. What does Jones describe Alice as in Chapter 11?
(a) A kitten.
(b) A social worker.
(c) An academic.
(d) A police woman.
8. Which of the girls in Alice's sitting room does Jones say has brown colored skin?
9. What is the name of the light colored girl in Alice's sitting room?
10. Why does Jones say he kisses Alice lightly?
(a) To show he loves her.
(b) So not to muss her make up.
(c) To make her smile.
(d) To keep her guessing.
11. What part of New York did Himes' two fictional policeman come from?
(d) The Bronx.
12. What does Himes say he wanted to become?
(a) An academic.
(b) A real man.
(c) A southern man.
(d) A traveler.
13. Who wrote Native Son?
(a) Elijah Muhammed.
(b) Richard Wright.
(c) Ralph Ellison.
(d) Chester Himes.
14. What is the supervisor's nationality?
15. What race was Chester's grandfather's slaveholder?
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Black Boy kill Marie with?
2. What book do Leighton and the girls talk about?
3. What does Jones put in the glove compartment of his car?
4. Who is with the white girl Jones meets at the restaurant?
5. What people does the narrator say were sent away?
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