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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. What does Cecile give to Delphine to pass off to any Black Panther they see in "Inseparable"?
(b) A box.
(d) A black ribbon.
2. What name does Cecile say the Black Panthers are calling her in "Crazy Mother Mountain"?
3. Where does Cecile say she should have gone to get rid of her children in "Green Stucco House"?
(a) New York.
(d) New Orleans.
4. What does Delphine note that Cecile wears in her hair in "Green Stucco House"?
(a) Ribbons and bows.
(b) Hair clips.
(d) Pens and pencils.
5. By what name do the Black Panthers refer to Cecile in "Breakfast Program"?
(a) Sister Assata.
(b) Sister Pat.
(c) Sister Inzilla.
(d) Sister Mukumbu.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does a local store deliver to the People's Center when Delphine and her sisters arrive in "Coloring and La-La"?
2. How are the workers from the local store described in "Coloring and La-La"?
3. When did Huey Newton co-found the Black Panther Party?
4. How old does Delphine say she is often mistaken for due to her long legs in "Golden Gate Bridge"?
5. Where is Darnell's uncle fighting in the military?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Big Ma worry about the girls' trip?
2. Why does Big Ma ask a black woman at the airport to look after her granddaughters?
3. Why does one of the Black Panthers harass Fern in "Breakfast Program"?
4. What do the Black Panthers discuss with Cecile in "For the People"?
5. How does Delphine feel about the people and customs at the People's Center in "Even the Earth is a Revolutionary"?
6. What is reflected through Big Ma's perceptions of the people at the airport?
7. What is symbolic about Cecile's kitchen in the novel?
8. What is one example of the theme of racism seen in the first chapters of the novel?
9. What has Vonetta done to Fern's doll in "Coloring and La-La"? What are the repercussions of this action?
10. Where are the Gaither sisters traveling in "Cassius Clay Clouds"? How do they feel about their trip?
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