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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 "lie" did Alvin tell his new master, Makepeace Smith?
(a) That he ran from the town of Vigor Church.
(b) That Alvin befriended Ta-Kumsaw.
(c) That he befriended a bear that gave him a ride from Vigor Church.
(d) That Alvin had befriended the Prophet.
2. What was the first thing Alvin said without anger?
(a) Warm air.
(b) Green leaves.
(c) Hot wind out of the southwest.
3. What did Alvin hear?
(a) A bird's wings through the air.
(b) Toads croaking.
(c) Crickets chirping.
(d) A bird's song.
4. What did Peggy wish to be?
(a) None of these.
(b) A beautiful woman.
(c) Mistress Modesty.
(d) A supplicant.
5. What did the lowest kind of creature do?
(a) Both of these.
(b) Neither of these.
(c) Live openly in a mixed racial relationship.
(d) Live openly with a black woman.
Short Answer Questions
1. What document did Appalachee sign?
2. What did Alvin think when he 'saw' the fresh corpse beneath the soil?
3. What comment did Makepeace have for the water from the well Alvin dug?
4. What was a promise to remember a gentleman?
5. What did Alvin invite when he dug in anger?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Cavil perceive his visitor as an overseer?
2. What sacrifice did the Black slave girl make? Why did she make this choice?
3. Why did Alvin end up feeling like he was "half hisself"?
4. What things kept Alvin from running like a Red man?
5. Why does Peggy not admire her father for helping Black slaves get north and free?
6. How did he treat his slaves following the appearance of his visitor?
7. How did Hank feel about Alvin?
8. Why does Horace need his secret kept, and why is it in the best interests of Alvin not to tell his secret?
9. What did Hank understand in regards to Alvin that he wouldn't have otherwise?
10. How did Peggy see the world around the Hio?
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