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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 19, The Bloody Spanish Earth.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. When does Langston's mother send for him?
(a) When he is ten.
(b) When he is twelve.
(c) When he is fourteen.
(d) When he is eight.
2. How is Langston employed on a freighter?
(a) As a sailor.
(b) As a a petty officer.
(c) As a mess boy.
(d) As a cook.
3. Why is Langston's summer in Toluca not a bad one?
(a) His father is around most of the time.
(b) His father is rarely around.
(c) His father encourages him to write.
(d) He makes many friends.
4. What leads Langston and his father to get into an argument concerning Langston's future?
(a) Langston wants to be a writer.
(b) Langston wants to be a mining engineer.
(c) Langston does not want to go to college.
(d) Langston wants to be a painter.
5. What does Hughes do when he returns to Moscow?
(a) He learns Russian.
(b) He waits for his permit to leave.
(c) He writes and sells articles about his travels in Russia.
(d) He meets with another movie producer to discuss creating a film about his experiences in Russia.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who does Langston take with him when he meets the editors of The Crisis?
2. How much success does Langston have with these submissions?
3. What does Langston think about his job as a doorman at a nightclub?
4. Who does Langston tell that his sickness derives from a hatred of his father?
5. Where does Langston's father offer to take Langston?
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