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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. Why does Sallie come in?
(a) To say good-bye.
(b) To visit with her father.
(c) To say hello.
(d) To see her mother.
2. What does the guest warn the Colonel about Bert, if he does indeed get arrested for his behavior?
(a) His case could go to trial.
(b) There is a good chance the white men might break into the jail and lynch him.
(c) It will be costly to bail him out.
(d) He will be in jail for some time.
3. For what does Cora plead with Bert?
(a) To be polite to the Colonel.
(b) To go to his room.
(c) To move north.
(d) To leave now.
4. What does Norwood come in and order Bert to do?
(a) Leave out the back door.
(b) Move out.
(c) Sit down.
(d) Go to his room.
5. What has Robert done without permission?
(a) Left home.
(b) Taken a new job.
(c) Taken the car into town.
(d) Stayed out late.
Short Answer Questions
1. How is Bert also riling up the white townspeople?
2. What happens from the accident on, between the Colonel and Bert?
3. What does Bert try to do regarding his position?
4. What is Bert telling everyone?
5. What does this guest relate to the Colonel?
Short Essay Questions
1. When does the play begin? Who are the first two characters introduced? Describe them.
2. Who does Bert pass as he leaves?
3. How does the Colonel respond to Sam's question? What does Sam say about Bert? What stops the Colonel from fully processing what Sam has said to him?
4. Why does Bert dismiss their concerns?
5. What does Cora do after William leaves?
6. What does Norwood tell Bert, regarding his behavior compared to the others?
7. Who enters after the guest and Norwood leave? Describe these characters.
8. How does Bert respond this time? What is Cora's advice to him?
9. About what does this guest chide the Colonel? About what does he warn the Colonel?
10. How does Sallie leave? Who arrives as Sallie leaves? Who is this person, and why has he come?
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