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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. How are Charles' biceps described in "Pickling"?
2. Madame Odelia Pandahr speaks in the manner of what in scene "B" of "Devotees in the Garden of Love"?
(a) A news reporter.
(b) A little girl.
(c) A judge.
(d) A sports announcer.
3. The implied occupation of the Lesser Known in the beginning of The America Play was what?
4. Who have been given items from the hope chest in scene "C" of "Devotees in the Garden of Love"?
(a) George and Lily.
(b) Lily and Patty.
(c) The combatants.
(d) Patty and George.
5. What does Lucy's son say his father taught him before he left in "A - Big Bang" of The America Play?
(a) How to impersonate Lincoln.
(b) How to be a man.
(c) The difference between right and wrong.
(d) How to be President.
Short Answer Questions
1. What word means to put to death, especially by hanging, by mob action and without legal authority?
2. The Lesser Known left his family to pursue an occupation as what in The America Play?
3. 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"?
4. What is the name of Lucy's son in The America Play?
5. In "Panel V: In thuh Garden of Hoodoo It" of "The Death of the Last Black Man in the Whole Entire World," what is Black Woman attempting to do?
Short Essay Questions
1. What allusion is implied in the arrival of the winner's head, presented to George on a platter in "Devotees in the Garden of Love"?
2. What is introduced in the "Overture" of "The Death of the Last Black Man in the Whole Entire World"?
3. What central theme or moral statement emerges in the ending of "Pickling"?
4. What is described about Miss Miss's mother in "Pickling"?
5. How does the objective of the Foundling Father relate to other protagonists in the collection?
6. What conversation do Lucy and Brazil share of the Lesser Known in The America Play, "E - Spadework"?
7. What figures and characters are introduced by the Foundling Father in The America Play, "Act One: Lincoln Act"?
8. What conversation do Black Man and Black Woman share in "Panel I: Thou Holy Ghost" of "The Death of the Last Black Man in the Whole Entire World"?
9. With what song and memories does Miss Miss open the play "Pickling"?
10. In scene "B" of "Devotees in the Garden of Love," how and what does Madame Odelia Pandahr describe?
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