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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 7, Columbia vs. Harlem.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the S.S. West Hesseltine?
(a) A private yacht headed to Africa.
(b) A freighter headed to Africa.
(c) A cruise ship headed to Africa.
(d) A sailboat headed to Africa.
2. Where does Langston enjoy watching Saturday football games?
(a) On television.
(b) At the Kansas State University.
(c) At his high school.
(d) At the University of Kansas.
3. What does Langston's father approach him one day and say?
(a) He wants him to go to college and become a writer.
(b) He wants him to go to college and become a doctor.
(c) He wants him to go to college and become a painter.
(d) He wants him to go to college and become a mining engineer.
4. How does Langston pass the time in Mexico?
(a) By reading, improving his Spanish, and riding horses.
(b) By reading and writing.
(c) By working on his autobiography.
(d) By playing soccer with other boys in town.
5. How does Langston's father try to convince Langston to come to Mexico for the summer?
(a) He hints at an opportunity to pursue a college education.
(b) He hints at getting full custody.
(c) He offers to pay his way.
(d) He will buy him a new car.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Langston think about the box of books he has brought for this journey?
2. What happens when Langston shows up to claim his room key at Columbia?
3. Where does Langston spend his first evening in New York?
4. What does Langston's mother write?
5. After another separation with his stepfather, what does Hughes' mother do?
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