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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What do Malcolm and Hymie talk about?
(a) Marxism
(b) Marrying Hymie's daughter
(c) The oppression of Jews and blacks
(d) Money

2. What does Malcolm do with his hair in this chapter?
(a) He puts it into dreadlocks
(b) He shaves it off
(c) He straightens it
(d) He perms it

3. What does Malcolm say Harlem has lost in this chapter?
(a) Its women
(b) Its white population
(c) Its nightlife
(d) Its beauty

4. What is Malcolm heavily into at this point?
(a) Alcohol
(b) Gambling
(c) Debt
(d) Drugs

5. Who were the first people to settle in Harlem?
(a) The Irish
(b) The Africans
(c) The Dutch
(d) The Jews

6. What is the name of Malcolm's favorite dance?
(a) Birdy Hopping
(b) Lindy Hopping
(c) The Waltz
(d) Free Dancing

7. For what does Malcolm bribe the guards?
(a) Whiskey and cigarettes
(b) Beer and pornography
(c) Comics and coffee
(d) Reefers and cigarettes

8. Who arranges for official custody of Malcolm at the end of this chapter?
(a) His mother
(b) His sister
(c) His grandparents
(d) The Swerlings

9. What does Malcolm notice about the white men he escorts into Harlem?
(a) They are always high
(b) They are influential members of society
(c) They are ugly
(d) They are poor

10. What does Malcolm say he gives to an undercover police officer in this chapter?
(a) A prostitute's number
(b) A cigarette
(c) A reefer
(d) An illegal drink

11. What kind of job does Malcolm get in Harlem?
(a) A waiter
(b) A sales assistant
(c) A shoe shiner
(d) A lawyer's assistant

12. What later happens to Hymie?
(a) He is deported
(b) He iss arrested
(c) He goes bankrupt
(d) He is murdered

13. What nickname is Malcolm given in prison?
(a) Blobby
(b) Dusty
(c) Preacher
(d) Satan

14. With whom does Malcolm see Sophia and her sister in a bar?
(a) A policeman
(b) A Mafia boss
(c) A friend of Sophia's husband
(d) Sophia's husband

15. What does Malcolm say black men are trying to look like with their conk hairstyles?
(a) Businessmen
(b) Gangsters
(c) White men
(d) TV stars

Short Answer Questions

1. What job does Shorty find for Malcolm?

2. Who does Laura lie to in order to make the date with Malcolm?

3. What used to attract white people to Harlem?

4. Who does Malcolm impress by dating Sophia?

5. What war is Malcolm being drafted into in this chapter?

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