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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How old was Tawana Brawley in 1987?
2. What was Williams disturbed by at the start of Part IV, Chapter 11?
(a) Questions about contract law.
(b) Questions about civil law.
(c) Questions about criminal law.
(d) Questions about divorce law.
3. What did Williams say transported white tourists to another world?
(a) Black people dancing in New Orleans.
(b) Large boats.
(c) Loud music.
(d) Good food.
4. How many children does Williams say stormed out off the door as she was entering?
5. Where was Williams briefly detained?
(b) South Carolina.
(d) New York.
6. Who was the woman in Williams story shot by?
(a) An African American.
(b) A escaped felon.
(c) A drug addict.
(d) A police officer.
7. What does Williams say the world hates?
(a) African Americans.
(c) Trouble makers.
(d) Brown spills.
8. What Judge does Williams say was given a lot of attention?
(a) Sharron Markel.
(b) Maxine Thomas.
(c) Antonia Watson.
(d) Sophia Supp.
9. What did Williams see on a street corner after dancing that she considered was worth mentioning?
(a) A street sign.
(b) An old black woman.
(c) A drunk policeman.
(d) An old black man.
10. What happened to be white woman Williams read about in the paper?
(a) She was killed.
(b) She killed a man.
(c) She was given black sperm.
(d) She was falsely imprisoned.
11. What did the Tawana Brawley case come to represent according to Williams?
(a) Family violence.
(b) The plight of young women in the 1980's.
(c) Black manhood vs white justice.
12. What does Williams think triggered the Judge's mental breakdown?
(a) An overload of cases.
(b) A particularly horrifying case.
(c) A killing in her courtroom.
(d) Stress factors on black professional women.
13. What does the man in the story at the start of Part IV, Chapter 10 claim to be?
(a) A lawyer.
(b) The black reincarnation of Elvis
(c) Martin Luther King.
(d) President of the United States.
14. What was Williams' godmother's name?
15. Whose story does Williams mention in Part III, Chapter 7?
(a) Martha Eleor.
(b) Eleanor Bumpurs.
(c) Sophie Freeman.
(d) Martha Stanford.
Short Answer Questions
1. What did Williams and her sister's story make them wonder about?
2. What type of patients were being housed in the hospital Williams' godmother died in?
3. What does Williams argue the show in the department store exhibited?
4. What did Williams and her colleague agree the market imposed in Part IV, Chapter 12?
5. What book does Williams say the reading group she was at read?
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