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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. To what city does Irene plan to travel?
(a) San Francisco.
(b) Los Angeles.
(d) New York City.
2. What does Clare send to Irene?
(b) A present.
(c) A telegram.
(d) A note.
3. Who are Nella Larsen's parents?
(a) A West Indian man and a Dutch mother.
(b) An English man and a West Indies mother.
(c) A German man and an African mother.
(d) A Dutch man and a West Indian mother.
4. What does Irene think of the couple who sits near her at the hotel?
5. Why does Irene bring up Junior's problems?
(a) She wants Brian to pay more attention to Junior.
(b) She wants Brian to complain to the school.
(c) She wants Brian to take Junior away.
(d) She wants Brian to talk to Junior.
6. What does Irene order at the hotel?
(a) A sandwich.
(c) A snack.
7. Who stares at Irene at the hotel?
(a) The maitre 'de.
(b) The beautiful woman.
(c) The waiter.
(d) The handsome man.
8. Irene thinks the woman who sits near her at the hotel looks _____________.
9. Why is it hard for Irene to resist seeing Clare?
(a) She always keeps her word.
(b) She can't get out of it.
(c) Clare will be upset if she doesn't.
(d) Clare is charming.
10. Why does John Bellew call Clare "nig"?
(a) Her skin turned darker over the year.
(b) He is a rude person.
(c) He is teasing her.
(d) To insult her.
11. Clare Kendry disappears from the Chicago neighborhood after what event?
(a) Her father is arrested.
(b) Her mother's death.
(c) Her house burns down.
(d) Her father's death.
12. Who comes into the room when Irene is still reading Clare's letter?
13. What do Brian and Irene discuss as they eat breakfast?
(a) His family.
(b) Clare's letter.
(c) His job.
(d) Her job.
14. What has Junior been hearing at school?
(a) Unfortunate things.
(b) Friendly words.
(c) Bad news.
15. What does Gertrude's husband know about her heritage?
(a) She is white.
(b) She is black.
(c) She is mixed.
(d) She is part Mexican.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who leaves the table at the hotel?
2. How does Irene first react to Clare's note?
3. Irene thinks that what group of people cannot tell what race she is?
4. What good quality does Irene have?
5. What does Brian think is appropriate for Junior to learn?
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