The Alchemy of Race and Rights Quiz | One Week Quiz A

Patricia J. Williams
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part III, Ladder to the Light, A Series of Hinged Turning Points, Chapter 9, Mirrors and Windows.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What did the Tawana Brawley case come to represent according to Williams?
(a) The plight of young women in the 1980's.
(b) Black manhood vs white justice.
(c) Injustice.
(d) Family violence.

2. What was removed from the article Williams wrote after the first edit?
(a) The name of the store.
(b) Her expression of rage.
(c) Her race.
(d) The date it happened.

3. What does Williams say she disagreed about racial preference being?
(a) Useless.
(b) A slippery slope.
(c) Necessary.
(d) A thing of the past.

4. Who prevented Williams from entering the store in Part I, Chapter 3?
(a) A white attendant.
(b) A white security guard.
(c) A black attendant.
(d) A Hispanic security guard.

5. What does Williams say her experience with the law review indicated?
(a) Liberal neutrality.
(b) Racist neutrality.
(c) Neutral neutrality.
(d) Neutrality of the old law.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Williams argue replaced direct oppression of African-Americans?

2. What does Williams say she had to fight over while being on a consumer protection board?

3. What conclusion does Williams say she drew from the incident at the store?

4. Why did the conference remind Williams of Tawana Brawley?

5. What does Williams say added complexities to her opinions?

(see the answer key)

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