Mama Lola: A Vodou Priestess in Brooklyn Quiz | One Week Quiz A

Karen McCarthy Brown
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 9 - Sojeme, Sojeme.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. When "Sina," as Macena calls her, becomes pregnant, Mauvant and the men from the community do what?
(a) Build him a hut in the compound.
(b) Kick him out.
(c) Put him in jail.
(d) Force him to marry Sina.

2. He is a "grimo," or _____________ man.
(a) Working.
(b) White-skinned.
(c) Young.
(d) Old.

3. The capital earned by this career gives her leverage over what?
(a) Those who are not a part of the culture.
(b) Other women.
(c) An otherwise male-dominated culture.
(d) The wealthy.

4. Does Joseph Binbin Mauvant like Macena?
(a) Yes.
(b) No, not at first.
(c) Yes, but only at first.
(d) No, never.

5. Alourdes calls who to help her daughter?
(a) Karen.
(b) Her family.
(c) Her ancestors.
(d) The spirits.

Short Answer Questions

1. He comes to town alone, speaking of having done what?

2. Macena shirks his responsibilities and spends all of his time where?

3. ____________ is finally reacted by Karen, Alourdes and their traveling companions.

4. What is a ritual feeding of the poor?

5. The journey into rural Haiti is ____________ one.

(see the answer key)

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