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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where is Muhammad shackled?
(a) His hands.
(b) All of these.
(c) His knees.
(d) His feet.
2. What is the Middle Passage?
(a) The ship Muhammad is on.
(b) The slaver's oath.
(c) The trail to African villages.
(d) The trade route across the ocean.
3. What is Foster's occupation?
(b) Telegraph worker.
(c) Plantation owner.
4. How does Lem return to the plantation?
(a) The patrollers bring him back.
(b) He takes the train.
(c) He sells himself with a contract.
(d) He walks back.
5. How often is Muhammad let out on the deck of the ship?
(a) Once a day.
(b) Three times a day.
(c) Every other day.
(d) Twice a day.
6. What is the Lewis slave family given after the Civil War?
(a) A train ticket.
(b) Free admission to the plantation.
(c) Some land.
(d) Back-logged wages.
7. Where does Elijah's father work?
(a) The town market place.
(b) The docks.
(c) The pulp mills.
(d) The cotton factory.
8. What is wrong with David Turner?
(a) He is blind.
(b) He is deaf.
(c) He is mute.
(d) He has one leg.
9. What does Elijah's father say to him before he leaves the plantation?
(a) To not look back.
(b) To be strong.
(c) To remember whom he is.
(d) To never fear.
10. What shows the family history at the beginning of the book?
(a) A list.
(b) A family tree.
(c) A Pedigree chart.
(d) A diagram.
11. What is different about Sister Clinton from the Lewis family?
(a) She is light skinned.
(b) She was never a slave.
(c) She has red hair.
(d) She is rich.
12. What kind of music does Elijah's cousin love?
(b) Slow jazz.
13. Why does Julia say Josh is still a boy?
(a) He is smaller than her father.
(b) He is not married.
(c) He cares not for others.
(d) He cannot read.
14. What does Elijah sell in Johnson City?
(a) Fish and Crab.
(c) Corn and wheat.
(d) Scrap metal.
15. What is difficult to the slaves about their freedom?
(a) There is no respect for them.
(b) They have no money.
(c) They are afraid of all white men.
(d) They have never been responsible for themselves.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Julia promise to do for Lizzy?
2. How many slave cabins are on Moses's plantation?
3. Where are slaves usually held on slave ships?
4. What is Moses's last name?
5. What does Lizzy do while Julia has tea?
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