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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Whom does Meena describe in Book Two, Chapter 5 as “the jolly abolitionist”?
(a) William Armstrong.
(b) Thomas Peters.
(c) Scott Wilson.
(d) Sir Stanley Hastings.

2. What is the title of Book One, Chapter 4?
(a) We Glide Over the Unburied.
(b) And Now I am Old.
(c) Three Revolutions of the Moon.
(d) Small Hands Were Good.

3. Who encourages Meena to learn the language of the white man but not to teach him theirs, in Book One, Chapter 4?
(a) Alassane.
(b) Chief Biton.
(c) Youssouf.
(d) Fomba.

4. What is the year that the author denotes in the opening of Book Two, Chapter 6?
(a) 1811.
(b) 1757.
(c) 1802.
(d) 1762.

5. What is the name of the language that Georgia teaches Meena that is just used amongst the slaves in Book Two, Chapter 7?
(a) Gullah.
(b) Spanish.
(c) English.
(d) Fulfulde.

6. Who among the slaves with Meena makes the greatest spectacle when being auctioned by fighting against the captors in Book Two, Chapter 6?
(a) Alassane.
(b) Fomba.
(c) Fanta.
(d) Sanu.

7. Where is the narrator of the novel located in Book One, Chapter 1?
(a) Kinto.
(b) Sullivan Island.
(c) London.
(d) Bayo.

8. How is Meena’s father killed by the captors?
(a) He is hung.
(b) He is shot.
(c) He is beaten to death.
(d) He is thrown overboard.

9. One of the abolitionists tells Meena in Book Two, Chapter 5 that the British people are still haunted by the bloody slave uprisings that have recently occurred where?
(a) St. Helena Island.
(b) St. Domingue.
(c) Cairo.
(d) Bayo.

10. What does Mamed offer to teach Meena in Book Two, Chapter 7?
(a) How to run away.
(b) How to ride a horse.
(c) How to sow oats.
(d) How to read.

11. What does Mr. Appleby do after he sends Georgia away to attend a birth without Meena in Book Two, Chapter 7?
(a) He reads to Meena.
(b) He rapes Meena.
(c) He sells Meena.
(d) He kills Meena.

12. What symbols does Meena have carved into her cheeks?
(a) Suns.
(b) Lion’s faces.
(c) Crescent moons.
(d) Five-pointed stars.

13. What does Solomon Lindo refer to as the system he is putting Meena on, wherein she will work for her wages?
(a) The self-hire system.
(b) The out-pay system.
(c) The servant system.
(d) The indentured servant system.

14. What is the title of Book One, Chapter 1?
(a) We Glide Over the Unburied.
(b) And Now I am Old.
(c) Words Swim Farther than a Man Can Walk.
(d) The Shape of Africa.

15. What does Sanu name her baby in Book One, Chapter 3?
(a) Samuel.
(b) Alassane.
(c) Youssouf.
(d) Aminata.

Short Answer Questions

1. When did the War of Jenkins’ Ear take place?

2. What is the title of Book Two, Chapter 10?

3. How far is Dolly in her pregnancy when Meena first meets her in Book Two, Chapter 9?

4. Who leaps overboard when her baby is killed during the uprising in Book One, Chapter 4?

5. Who is the king that Meena says she is to meet in Book One, Chapter 1?

(see the answer keys)

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