Mama Lola: A Vodou Priestess in Brooklyn Quiz | Eight Week Quiz E

Karen McCarthy Brown
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 8 - Ezili.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Many guests arrive for the ritual, and after ______________ to persuade the spirits to attend, Mama Lola becomes possessed by the spirit of Azaka.
(a) Praying.
(b) Chanting.
(c) Singing.
(d) Eating.

2. Clement Rapelle, a Haitian man, dreams about a woman named Philomise who lives in a compound called _____________________.
(a) Seven Stabs of the Knife.
(b) Seven Pennies from Heaven.
(c) Seven Deadly Sins.
(d) Seventh Heaven.

3. What is a ritual feeding of the poor?
(a) Monji pav.
(b) Panje mov.
(c) A Manje pov.
(d) Ponji mav.

4. By the end of this chapter, Alourdes does what for Karen?
(a) Puts in a good word for her with the spirits.
(b) Reads her cards.
(c) Prays for her.
(d) Buys her supplies for being a manbo.

5. He comes to town alone, speaking of having done what?
(a) Killed his family.
(b) Spoken to the spirits.
(c) Left the military.
(d) Broken with his family.

Short Answer Questions

1. Where is this ritual feeding held?

2. Who is Leve Jipon Fanm-nan, meaning "Raise that Woman's Petticoat?"

3. What does Philo not want to do?

4. Luc is a wealthy man, and he funds a trip for Philo and her son to do what?

5. What does Philo realize?

(see the answer key)

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