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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where do the Gaither sisters live with their father?
(a) Brooklyn, New York.
(b) Portland, Oregon.
(c) Boston, Massachusetts.
(d) Queens, New York.
2. What information does Delphine relate when she calls home in "Collect Call"?
(a) That their mother won't take them in.
(b) That they are ready to go home.
(c) That they have arrived safely.
(d) That they are out of money.
3. When was Che Guevara executed?
4. How old is Vonetta in the story?
5. What does Cecile give to Delphine to pass off to any Black Panther they see in "Inseparable"?
(a) A black ribbon.
(b) A box.
6. What does the Chinese woman tell the Gaither sisters she will not give them in "Mean Lady Ming"?
(b) Free noodles.
(c) Free rice.
(d) Free egg rolls.
7. Where is Big Ma from?
8. In what year did Cassius Clay change his name to Muhammed Ali?
9. How does Big Ma refer to Huey Newton?
(a) The leader for the people.
(b) The most heroic of them all.
(c) The poor wretch.
(d) The biggest troublemaker of all.
10. Who gives a demonstration of the earth spinning in "Even the Earth is a Revolutionary"?
(a) Sister Inzilla.
(b) Sister Mukumbu.
(c) Sister Pat.
(d) Sister Sarah.
11. How is Hirohito's ethnicity described in "Even the Earth is a Revolutionary"?
(a) He is half black and half Filipino.
(b) He is half black and half Mexican.
(c) He is half black and half Japanese.
(d) He is half white and half black.
12. What book does Delphine read to herself at bedtime in "Glass of Water"?
(a) Moby Dick.
(b) James and the Giant Peach.
(c) Island of the Blue Dolphins.
(d) The Bible.
13. What school is on the shirt of the older teenage girl who tells Kelvin to leave Fern along in "Breakfast Program"?
(d) Cal State.
14. Who has called Cecile the greediest, meanest person alive?
(c) Big Ma.
15. What do the posters in the People's Center say regarding Huey Newton?
(a) "Execute Huey."
(b) "Free Huey."
(c) "Bring Back Huey."
(d) "Huey for President."
Short Answer Questions
1. What name does Cecile say the Black Panthers are calling her in "Crazy Mother Mountain"?
2. At what time do Delphine and her sisters return to their mother's home in "Crazy Mother Mountain"?
3. What does Cecile have waiting for Delphine and her sisters when they return home in the beginning of "Crazy Mother Mountain"?
4. Where does Cecile say she should have gone to get rid of her children in "Green Stucco House"?
5. Why does the girl make fun of Fern in class in "Coloring and La-La"?
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