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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 type of experiences did Hooks write about in Chapter 8?
2. What racial tension did Hooks mention in Chapter 12 that she mentioned in previous chapters?
(a) Tension between white men and black women.
(b) Tension between black and white women.
(c) Tension between black and white men.
(d) Tension between black men and white women.
3. What did Hooks say about black authors and feminist authors?
(a) Their works are accepted by mainstream.
(b) Their works are NOT accepted by mainstream.
(c) They are NOT automatically one in the same.
(d) They are automatically one in the same.
4. Hooks discussed the limitations of what?
5. According to Hooks, when did racial distinctions become more pronounced?
(a) When the religious difference has been established and racially integrated.
(b) When the gender difference has been established and sexually integrated.
(c) When the gender difference has been established and racially integrated.
(d) When the age difference has been established and racially integrated.
Short Answer Questions
1. During the experiences mentioned in Chapter 8, silence of what issues ended for Hooks?
2. What is the topic of the great leap forward that Hooks received from one of her male students?
3. In Chapter 12, Hooks reminded her readers of what being used in her childhood home?
4. In terms of sharing their input, what did Hooks say about how many of her students feel?
5. Hooks said that many white women are racist in what ways?
Short Essay Questions
1. How did Hooks describe the patriarchal system she grew up in?
2. What accusation did Hooks say many black men face when in a relationship with a white woman?
3. What did Hooks say about the relationship between black and white women and white women and black men?
4. What did Hooks say about girls and the oppressive conditions they face?
5. In Chapter 8, what hierarchies did Hooks talk about dismantling? What will replace them?
6. What did Hooks say about black authors and feminists being one in the same?
7. What did Hooks say about a woman's social status and its connection to her partner?
8. What did Hooks say about language and its influence on the learning process?
9. What new experience did Hooks say many American blacks are currently facing?
10. What did Hooks say about her making space for others to speak about class, race and gender issues?
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