The Invention of Wings Test | Mid-Book Test - Easy

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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What is the name of the ball that occurs at the culmination of Race Week in Part 1, November 1803 – February 1805?
(a) The St. Christopher Ball.
(b) The Dionysian Ball.
(c) The St. Mary Ball.
(d) The St. Cecilia Ball.

2. Who oversees Sarah's studies in Part 1, November 1803 – February 1805?
(a) Nina Grimke.
(b) Catherine Morris.
(c) Madame Ruffin.
(d) Denmark Vesey.

3. Who was the founder of the American Anti-Slavery Society?
(a) John Quincy Adams.
(b) William Lloyd Garrison.
(c) Robert Hayne.
(d) Theodore Weld.

4. What does Sarah throw from her window to Burke Williams when he departs from his first visit in Part 2, February 1811 – December 1812?
(a) A lock of hair.
(b) A letter.
(c) A necklace.
(d) A rose.

5. Who is revealed to have told on Handful for writing in Part 1, November 1803 – February 1805?
(a) Lucy.
(b) Binah.
(c) Rosetta.
(d) Shanney.

6. How many siblings does Sarah Grimke have in the beginning of Part 1, November 1803 – February 1805?
(a) 4.
(b) 3.
(c) 9.
(d) 12.

7. Who is the family physician that diagnoses Sarah with depression in Part 1, November 1803 – February 1805?
(a) Dr. Wilson.
(b) Dr. Smith.
(c) Dr. Anderson.
(d) Dr. Geddings.

8. What was the first recognized organization for abolitionists in the United States?
(a) The Pennsylvania Society for the Abolition of Slavery.
(b) The Massachusetts Society for the Abolition of Slavery.
(c) The American Anti-Slavery Society.
(d) The New York Society for the Abolition of Slavery.

9. How much do the slave records indicate Mauma is worth when she examines them in Part 2, February 1811 – December 1812?
(a) $450.
(b) $350.
(c) $600.
(d) $500.

10. Denmark Vesey gained the money to buy his house by what means?
(a) He inherited it.
(b) He robbed a bank.
(c) He won the lottery.
(d) He married into money.

11. What color is the bolt of silk cloth that goes missing before Easter in Part 1, November 1803 – February 1805?
(a) Royal blue.
(b) Crimson.
(c) Emerald green.
(d) Yellow.

12. Why is Charlotte arrested in Part 2, February 1811 – December 1812?
(a) For stealing a chicken.
(b) For running away from the plantation.
(c) For killing her husband.
(d) For pushing a white lady.

13. Where do the Grimkes go for Easter Service in Part 1, November 1803 – February 1805?
(a) Saint Philip’s Episcopal Church.
(b) The Third Street Methodist Church.
(c) The Third Presbyterian Church.
(d) The First Baptist Church of Charlotte.

14. How old is Handful when her character is first introduced in Part 1, November 1803 – February 1805?
(a) 10.
(b) 16.
(c) 12.
(d) 8.

15. Where does the Grimke family live in Part 1, November 1803 – February 1805?
(a) Oxford, Mississippi.
(b) Atlanta, Georgia.
(c) Charleston, South Carolina.
(d) Memphis, Tennessee.

Short Answer Questions

1. When did the Act Prohibiting Importation of Slaves take effect?

2. One of the patches of the story quilt that Handful finds has Denmark's name and what numbers on the square in Part 2, February 1811 – December 1812?

3. Sarah is how much older than Handful in the novel?

4. As punishment for teaching Handful to read, Sarah is forbidden from entering what room in the Grimke household in Part 1, November 1803 – February 1805?

5. How old is Sarah Grimke when Burke Williams proposes to her?

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