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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How is Elijah related to Moses?
(a) Moses is his godfather.
(b) Moses is his uncle.
(c) Moses is his father.
(d) Moses is his grandfather.
2. What happens in Moses's cabin on Sundays?
(a) Religious services.
(c) Bigger meals than normal.
(d) Planning meetings for escaping.
3. When does Muhammad hear the most screams while on the ship?
(a) When it gets cold.
(b) At night.
(c) At meal times.
(d) In the morning.
4. Where does Elijah's father work?
(a) The pulp mills.
(b) The docks.
(c) The cotton factory.
(d) The town market place.
5. What does Elijah sell in Johnson City?
(a) Scrap metal.
(c) Corn and wheat.
(d) Fish and Crab.
6. Why does Julia say Josh is still a boy?
(a) He is smaller than her father.
(b) He is not married.
(c) He cannot read.
(d) He cares not for others.
7. Where is Muhammad at the beginning of the book?
(a) On a ship.
(b) In a hut.
(c) On a canoe.
(d) In a village.
8. How does the narrator describe the Lewis slave family?
9. What day is Lizzy picking in a field when we first meet her?
10. What is Moses's cabin used for on the plantation?
(a) An entertainment site.
(b) A meeting hall.
(c) A bunkhouse.
(d) A gathering place.
11. What does Julia promise to do for Lizzy?
(a) Find her a husband.
(b) Buy her freedom.
(c) Give her a new dress.
(d) Teach her to read.
12. What are the slaves initially sold for?
(b) Political privileges.
(c) Trade goods.
13. How do men in the Klan dress?
(a) In robes and hoods.
(b) In plain clothing to avoid notice.
(c) In dark suits and broad-brimmed hats.
(d) In masks and heavy coats.
14. How many slave cabins are on Moses's plantation?
15. What is Foster's occupation?
(b) Telegraph worker.
(c) Plantation owner.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Mister Joe's position?
2. Where is Muhammad sold?
3. What is difficult to the slaves about their freedom?
4. Where is Muhammad shackled?
5. How long is Muhammad allowed to stay on deck when he is there?
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