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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 do the Gaither sisters want to use their father's money for in "Mean Lady Ming"?
(a) To go to San Francisco.
(b) To go to Disneyland.
(c) To go to the zoo.
(d) To go to the aquarium.
2. What does Cecile's assumed name mean in the Yoruba language?
(a) The ocean.
(b) The star.
(c) The path.
(d) The light.
3. Who gets Delphine and her sisters situated for the summer program at the People's Center in "Even the Earth is a Revolutionary"?
(a) Sister Assata.
(b) Sister Inzilla.
(c) Sister Mukumbu.
(d) Sister Sarah.
4. How much money does the woman in the airport give to Fern in "Secret Agent Mother"?
(a) 15 cents.
(b) 10 cents.
(c) 25 cents.
(d) 50 cents.
5. Who has called Cecile the greediest, meanest person alive?
(c) Big Ma.
Short Answer Questions
1. What girl makes fun of Fern in class in "Coloring and La-La"?
2. How old does Delphine say she is often mistaken for due to her long legs in "Golden Gate Bridge"?
3. What is the name of the girl in the college t-shirt in "Even the Earth is a Revolutionary"?
4. How old is Delphine?
5. Where is Big Ma from?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is reflected through Big Ma's perceptions of the people at the airport?
2. How does Delphine feel about the people and customs at the People's Center in "Even the Earth is a Revolutionary"?
3. Why does one of the Black Panthers harass Fern in "Breakfast Program"?
4. How is the classroom at the People's Center described in "Even the Earth is a Revolutionary"?
5. How does Cecile behave toward her daughters upon their arrival in "Green Stucco House"?
6. What historical allusions are made in "For the People"? Who is referenced?
7. Why does Big Ma ask a black woman at the airport to look after her granddaughters?
8. How is the setting described at the People's Center in "Breakfast Program"?
9. How is the theme of family illustrated through the character of Delphine in "Glass of Water"?
10. Where are the Gaither sisters traveling in "Cassius Clay Clouds"? How do they feel about their trip?
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