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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. What does the driver say when they arrive at the author's destination?
(a) That things never are as they once were.
(b) He warns him of what is to come.
(c) He wishes him Godspeed.
(d) He says a quick Islam prayer.
2. What does the author say about white and black people and the achievement of true identity?
(a) They need each other.
(b) One must not oppress the other.
(c) They are mutually exclusive.
(d) One must be eliminated by the other.
3. Who is predominantly described as the victim in this story?
4. What is there a reference to at the end of the book?
(a) The Gnostic Gospels.
(b) The Bible.
(c) The Talmud.
(d) The Koran.
5. Who is the leader of the Nation of Islam?
(d) Elijah Muhammad.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the answer to the question, "Whose boy are you?"
2. Regarding the book as a whole, the author never actually acknowledges what?
3. What does the author hope for in all Americans?
4. Finish the line. "You who come from sturdy, peasant stock, men who pick cotton, dam rivers and ____________."
5. Throughout this section there is a sense that the author is not yet able to practice _______________.
Short Essay Questions
1. What is the author's view of those in power of religion?
2. What does the author tell Elijah Muhammad about religion?
3. How does the author feel when he hears that the destiny of the Nation of Islam is to condemn all white people?
4. Describe the parallel that the author makes regarding black Americans.
5. What is the most horrible parallel that the author sees among Christian leaders and Elijah Muhammad?
6. How does the author describe Elijah Muhammad?
7. Describe the context in which the author uses the term "inability".
8. What does Elijah Muhammad claim to be Allah's truth about black and white people?
9. What parallel does the author draw about Elijah Muhammad and Christian preachers?
10. What is the main exploration of section two, part two?
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