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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. As a child, Brent watches a mother lose how many of her children at a slave auction?
2. How much does Brent's son weigh when he is born?
(a) 4 pounds.
(b) 8 pounds.
(c) 6 pounds.
(d) 10 pounds.
3. What is the name of the young man that helps Brent find her way in Chapter 20?
4. According to Douglass, which of the following is NOT the name of one of his master's sons-in-law?
(a) Mr. Winder.
(b) Mr. Lowndes.
(c) Mr. Nicholson.
(d) Mr. Cantor.
5. When discussing slave conditions during his childhood, Douglass says that slaves were allotted how many pounds of pork or fish per month?
6. How old is Ellen when Dr. Flint throws her in jail in an attempt to get information on Brent's whereabouts?
7. What is the name of Douglass' aunt who is badly beaten when he is a child?
8. How old is Douglass when his mother dies?
9. During Douglass' time with the Aulds, which of his former master's children dies?
10. At the Bruce house, what is the name of the baby for whom Brent cares?
11. As Chapter 24 opens, how many trips has Dr. Flint made to New York in search of Brent?
12. What is the name of the doctor Brent wishes Ellen to see in Chapter 33?
(a) Dr. Long.
(b) Dr. Durham.
(c) Dr. Peters.
(d) Dr. Elliot.
13. Which of the following preachers does Douglass say is the favorite of the slaves in St. Michael's?
(a) Mr. Cookman.
(b) Mr. Storks.
(c) Mr. Humphry.
(d) Mr. Ewery.
14. How old is Brent's grandmother?
15. By what animal is Benny bitten while Brent hides in her grandmother's attic?
Short Answer Questions
1. For which relative does Douglass feel especially sorry after the death of his former master?
2. What city do the Brent and the Bruce family first visit on their trip together?
3. Upon becoming pregnant, which relative does Brent most fear telling of her pregnancy?
4. How old is Brent when Dr. Flint begins to pursue her?
5. What is the name of the man looking for Brent at the end of the narrative?
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