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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 8.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Ellison himself was a member of which branch of the military?
(b) Merchant Marines
2. The image of the slave owners bidding for a naked girl is
(a) something the narrator recalls from his childhood
(b) a picture the narrator had seen in a book
(c) a vison induced by marijuana
(d) something that happened to the narrator's father
3. According to Ellison, for what have African Americans historically had to fight?
(a) The right for fair employment
(b) The right for education
(c) The right to fight
(d) Their freedoms
4. What was the topic of the narrator's graduation day speech?
(d) Racial pride
5. Which of the following represents the narrator's philosophy?
(a) The light reveals the truth
(b) The light reveals all things
(c) The truth is the light and the light is the truth
(d) Truth is destined to come forth
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the narrator notice about the whites in the city?
2. How does the vet react when Mr. Norton tries to explain his interest in the college?
3. How do the boys react to the naked girl?
4. What had Mr. Trueblood done prior to his disgrace?
5. How does the narrator's grandfather regard his own meekness?
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