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

Sue Monk Kidd
This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 142 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy The Invention of Wings Lesson Plans
Name: _________________________ Period: ___________________

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

Multiple Choice Questions

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

2. For how long does Burke Williams stay when he first calls on Sarah in Part 2, February 1811 – December 1812?
(a) 3 hours.
(b) 2 hours.
(c) 1 hour.
(d) 4 hours.

3. When did the Act Prohibiting Importation of Slaves take effect?
(a) 1813.
(b) 1820.
(c) 1810.
(d) 1808.

4. Who is the "nursery mauma" that tends to the Grimke children in Part 1, November 1803 – February 1805?
(a) Lucretia.
(b) Nina.
(c) Aunt-Sister.
(d) Binah.

5. How old is Nina in the beginning of Part 2, February 1811 – December 1812?
(a) 6.
(b) 9.
(c) 16.
(d) 12.

6. How many letters of apology is Sarah forced to write to the guests of her birthday party in Part 1, November 1803 – February 1805?
(a) 5.
(b) 18.
(c) 10.
(d) 12.

7. Who goes to release Charlotte from the prison after her arrest in Part 2, February 1811 – December 1812?
(a) Catherine Morris.
(b) Reverend William McDowell.
(c) Sarah Grimke.
(d) Thomas Grimke.

8. What color hair is Sarah Grimke described as having in the novel?
(a) Blond.
(b) Red.
(c) Black.
(d) Brunette.

9. Where does Sarah attend a church service and become inspired to give her life to God after her betrothal to Burke Williams ends in Part 2, February 1811 – December 1812?
(a) A Baptist Church.
(b) A Synagogue.
(c) A Presbyterian Church.
(d) A Methodist Church.

10. Sarah's earliest memory is of her mother beating what slave?
(a) Charlotte.
(b) Binah.
(c) Handful.
(d) Rosetta.

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

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

13. What is Handful's real name in the novel?
(a) Hannah Smith.
(b) Angela Grimke.
(c) Sarah Smith.
(d) Hetty Grimke.

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

15. 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.

Short Answer Questions

1. What was the name of the field slave that was Handful's father?

2. What condition did Sarah Grimke develop as a result of her terror at witnessing her mother beating a slave during her childhood?

3. What island can Handful see from the shore that thrills her in Part 1, November 1803 – February 1805?

4. What is the slave called that has been with Mrs. Grimke since childhood and is one of the most senior slaves in the Grimke household, in Part 1, November 1803 – February 1805?

5. Where do the Grimkes place an ad searching for Charlotte after her disappearance in Part 2, February 1811 – December 1812?

(see the answer keys)

This section contains 437 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy The Invention of Wings Lesson Plans
Copyrights
BookRags
The Invention of Wings from BookRags. (c)2017 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook