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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. In what year is Malcolm released from prison?
2. To what woman does Malcolm propose?
3. Why does Elijah Muhammad stop speaking for the organization?
4. What is Malcolm surprised about on his travels?
5. To what does Malcolm dedicate each day?
Essay Topic 1
What is Islam? How are its teachings different from Christianity? Why did Malcolm identify so much with Islam? Why do the teachings of Islam and the teachings of Christianity seem to clash? Is it just to do with religion?
Essay Topic 2
What are the advantages of legalizing drugs? What are the disadvantages? Are drugs a problem in other countries? Why do some countries cope with the drug problem better than others?
Essay Topic 3
What do you think are the problems with the way Malcolm represents Muhammad in the book? What do you think Muhammad would say about Malcolm? Does this subjectivity highlight the problem with reliability of autobiographies?
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