"My Dungeon Shook: Letter to my Nephew on the One Hundredth Anniversary of Emancipation" – Part 1
1. When was the Emancipation Proclamation issued?
(a) January 1, 1864.
(b) January 1, 1863.
(c) January 1, 1865.
(d) January 1, 1862.
2. What U.S. President issued the Emancipation Proclamation?
(a) Abraham Lincoln.
(b) Ulysses S. Grant.
(c) James Buchanan.
(d) Andrew Johnson.
3. What did the Emancipation Proclamation proclaim?
(a) The end of segregation.
(b) The right for women to vote.
(c) The right for blacks to vote.
(d) The freedom of slaves.
4. Where was "My Dungeon Shook" first published?
(a) The Progressive.
(b) Time magazine.
(c) Reader's Digest.
(d) The New Yorker.
5. To whom is the author writing in "My Dungeon Shook"?
(a) His nephew.
(b) His son.
(c) His father.
(d) His brother.
6. How many times does the author say he has begun his letter and torn it up in "My Dungeon Shook"?
(a) 4 times.
(b) 5 times.
(c) 2 times.
(d) 3 times.
7. The author describes the recipient's face as being the same face of whom in "My Dungeon Shook"?
(a) "Your mother and father."
(b) "Your father and my brother."
(c) "Your mother and grandmother."
(d) "Your great-grandfather."
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