The City Reader Quiz | One Week Quiz A

Richard T. LeGates
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part V: Visions, Theory, and Practice.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. When was conservative icon Charles Murray born?
(a) 1945.
(b) 1943.
(c) 1942.
(d) 1940.

2. Who is the author of "The Negro Problems of Philadelphia"?
(a) Henri Pirenne.
(b) W.E.B. Dubois.
(c) H.D.F. Kitto.
(d) Kenneth T. Jackson.

3. Who wrote "The Drive-In Culture of Contemporary America"?
(a) Henri Pirenne.
(b) Ibn Battuta.
(c) W.E.B. Dubois.
(d) Kenneth T. Jackson.

4. When were "Author's Introduction" and "The Town-Country Magnet" first published?
(a) 1901.
(b) 1898.
(c) 1900.
(d) 1902.

5. What did Ebenezer Howard call the central area in his Utopian cities in "Author's Introduction" and "The Town-Country Magnet"?
(a) The Ivory Tower.
(b) The Green Obelisk.
(c) Crystal Palace.
(d) The Drum Circle.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who wrote "The Culture of Poverty"?

2. The author of "The Black Underclass" argues that upwardly mobile men have moved out of poor black communities, depriving these communities of what?

3. Where was author and theorist Albrecht Dürer from?

4. What kind of cities does Ebenezer Howard present as a protest against overcrowding?

5. What conquistador wrote an eyewitness account of the conquest of Mexico by the Spaniards under Hernán Cortés?

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