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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 is the shopping center and tourist attraction at Fisherman's Wharf called?
(a) Pier 42.
(b) Pier 39.
(c) Pier 17.
(d) Pier 19.
2. What is Hirohito's mother called in the narrative?
(a) Mrs. Anderson.
(b) Mrs. Wilson.
(c) Mrs. Rose.
(d) Mrs. Woods.
3. What do Delphine and her sisters do in the morning in "I Birthed a Nation"?
(a) They go to the grocery store.
(b) They clean the kitchen.
(c) They go to the library.
(d) They cook a huge breakfast.
4. What does Cecile grudgingly buy for her daughters in "Expert Colored Counting"?
(a) A television.
(b) A go-kart.
(c) A second-hand radio.
(d) A trip to Disneyland.
5. What does Delphine do in "Eating Crow" that constitutes this phrase?
(a) She takes back what she said at the People's Center.
(b) She calls her father and asks him to come and get her and her sisters.
(c) She tells her mother that she loves her.
(d) She cooks dinner.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the title of the poem that Vonetta plans to recite at the rally in "Itsy Bitsy Spider"?
2. What is the name of Eunice's middle sister?
3. Whom do Delphine and her sisters encounter on their way to San Francisco in "San Francisco Treat"?
4. What do Hirohito and his mother bring to Delphine and her sisters in "I Birthed a Nation"?
5. Where do Delphine and her sisters go on the streetcar in "Wish We Had a Camera"?
Short Essay Questions
1. What are Big Ma's feelings in regard to the Black Panther Party and its members?
2. What leads Delphine to go to Safeway in "Big Red S"?
3. What rule are the sisters breaking by cleaning Cecile's kitchen in "I Birthed a Nation"?
4. What do Delphine and her peers learn about Bobby Hutton in "Rally for Bobby"?
5. How does Delphine respond to her teachings at the People's Center in "Rally for Bobby"?
6. What does Sister Mukumbu teach the class in "Civic Pride"?
7. What does Kelvin reveal about Brother Woods in "Civic Pride"?
8. Who arrives to help Delphine and her sisters in "I Birthed a Nation"? What impact does this have on the protagonist?
9. What does Delphine ask her mother for in "Expert Colored Counting"? How does Cecile respond?
10. What is signified by the sisters cleaning Cecile's kitchen in "I Birthed a Nation"?
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