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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who speaks of Black Man's family history in "Panel IV: Second Chorus" of "The Death of the Last Black Man in the Whole Entire World"?
(a) Ham.
(b) Beef.
(c) Chicken.
(d) Fish.

2. Conversation amongst the characters in the chorus of "Panel II: First Chorus" of "The Death of the Last Black Man in the Whole Entire World" refer to a time when?
(a) "Before Columbus."
(b) "Men were ignorant."
(c) "Dinosaurs ruled."
(d) "Kings lived in castles."

3. In the "Overture" of "The Death of the Last Black Man in the Whole Entire World," the characters suggest that the black man moved his hands when the world was what?
(a) Colder.
(b) Unexplored.
(c) Flat.
(d) Ancient.

4. What play was Abraham Lincoln watching when he was assassinated?
(a) Our American Cousin.
(b) The Gladiator.
(c) A Doll's House.
(d) Hedda Gabbler.

5. What does one of the characters call out to be taken off him in "Panel II: First Chorus" of "The Death of the Last Black Man in the Whole Entire World"?
(a) Straps.
(b) Clothes.
(c) Wires.
(d) Chains.

6. Madame Odelia Pandahr speaks in the manner of what in scene "B" of "Devotees in the Garden of Love"?
(a) A sports announcer.
(b) A news reporter.
(c) A judge.
(d) A little girl.

7. Who killed Abraham Lincoln?
(a) John Wilkes Booth.
(b) John Hinckley, Jr.
(c) Mark David Chapman.
(d) Robert E. Lee.

8. What does Miss Miss remember Charles coming by to eat in "Pickling"?
(a) Beets.
(b) Carrots.
(c) Spinach.
(d) Peanuts.

9. What are the fighters battling for in scene "B" of "Devotees in the Garden of Love"?
(a) Fame.
(b) The right to rule.
(c) George's love.
(d) Settlement of an old grudge.

10. In "Final Chorus" of "The Death of the Last Black Man in the Whole Entire World," characters interject the comment that "the page" is both what?
(a) "Plottin' and rottin'."
(b) "Brewin' and stewin'."
(c) "Burnin" and "turnin'."
(d) "Thrivin and jivin'."

11. How are Charles' arms described in "Pickling"?
(a) Taut.
(b) Weak.
(c) Flabby.
(d) White.

12. What does Black Man want Black Woman to dig in "Panel I: Thou Holy Ghost" of "The Death of the Last Black Man in the Whole Entire World"?
(a) A tunnel.
(b) A mass grave.
(c) A rose garden.
(d) A hole of history.

13. The implied occupation of the Lesser Known in the beginning of The America Play was what?
(a) Gravedigger.
(b) Butler.
(c) Goldsmith.
(d) Watchmaker.

14. Who appears to ask for more contributions in scene "C" of "Devotees in the Garden of Love"?
(a) Lily.
(b) Madame Odelia Pandahr.
(c) George.
(d) Patty.

15. How are Charles' biceps described in "Pickling"?
(a) Powerful.
(b) Ripped.
(c) Average.
(d) Flimsy.

Short Answer Questions

1. Where was the location of the theatre in which Abraham Lincoln was shot?

2. Charles lived next door to whom in "Pickling"?

3. The hole in The America Play is described as an exact replica of what?

4. What did Miss Miss keep preserved of her mother's in "Pickling"?

5. What was a portable device used to execute criminals in communities where there was not a jail that could accommodate them?

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