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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How do Joker and Macc try to end their feud?
(a) They have a fistfight, which Joker wins.
(b) Kody steps in and beats up Macc.
(c) They have a shoot out.
(d) They do not end it.
2. Who is Fred Hampton?
(a) Leader of the Back Panthers.
(b) Muhammad's friend.
(c) An old guard at the youth facility.
(d) Muhammad's father.
3. In addition to Malcolm X, what other activist's words affect Kody?
(a) Stokely Carmichael.
(b) Martin Luther King, Jr.
(c) Charles Barron.
(d) Eldridge Cleaver.
4. What job does Kody get in the chapter "Nation Time?"
5. What is Macc's set affiliation?
(a) Mexican Mafia.
(c) Tray Eights.
(d) Rollin' Sixities.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why is Kody sentenced to solitary confinement in the chapter, "48 Hours?"
2. What word is NOT found in the Crips chant?
3. Who kills Tray Stone?
4. Who is the first person Kody meets when he arrives in prison at the start of "Reconnected?"
5. What happens to Joker's mother and brother?
Short Essay Questions
1. Kody goes to visit Crazy De in jail and determines that have a different outlook on gangs. How are their viewpoints different?
2. In the chapter, "Nation Time", Kody is released from prison after a long sentence. How is Kody's life different now that he has left the Tray Eights?
3. How is Kody struggling with his gang life while in the youth facility?
4. How does Muhammad show Kody that he can trust him?
5. Who is Walter Brown and how does he affect Kody?
6. What doubts does Kody have about the Consolidated Crips Organization?
7. At the end of book, why does Kody return to jail?
8. In "Nation Time," Kody is out with Tamu and their kids. Their car is pulled over by the police. Describe how the police treat Kody and how he responds to this treatment.
9. How has Li'l Monster's story ended differently than Kody's?
10. What are Kody's feelings about gangs at the end of the book?
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