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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through "My Dungeon Shook: Letter to my Nephew on the One Hundredth Anniversary of Emancipation" – Part 2.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does the author describe his ancestors building in "My Dungeon Shook"?
2. About how many years ago does the author describe the letter recipient being born in "My Dungeon Shook"?
(a) 10 years ago.
(b) 16 years ago.
(c) 14 years ago.
(d) 20 years ago.
3. How does the author describe the stock from which the letter recipient came in "My Dungeon Shook"?
(a) "Intelligent, handy stock."
(b) "Crafty and deceitful stock."
(c) "Sturdy, peasant stock."
(d) "Elegant stock."
4. What word from "My Dungeon Shook" refers to the condition of being lower in status or quality than others?
5. The author writes in "My Dungeon Shook," "You were born where you were born, and faced the future that you faced because" of what?
(a) "You were black."
(b) "You were a man."
(c) "You were poor."
(d) "You were rich."
Short Answer Questions
1. The author describes the recipient's face as being the same face of whom in "My Dungeon Shook"?
2. When did E. Franklin Frazier help draft the UNESCO statement entitled The Race Question?
3. What does the word "perish" mean in "My Dungeon Shook"?
4. The author tells the letter recipient in "My Dungeon Shook," "Take no one's word for anything, including mine--but trust" what?
5. What word in "My Dungeon Shook" does the author define as meaning "that we, with love, shall force our brothers to see themselves as they are, to cease fleeing from reality and begin to change it"?
This section contains 263 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)