The Known World Quiz | Eight Week Quiz F

Edward P. Jones
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 10.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Why does Jebediah accost Fern on the road to her home?
(a) He claims Fern stole his horse.
(b) He claims Ramsey stole his saddle.
(c) He claims Fern is his long lost sister.
(d) He claims Ramsey owes him five hundred dollars.

2. Who dies as his wife and teacher discuss the fate of two slaves whose owner has died?
(a) Henry Townsend.
(b) John Skiffington.
(c) Calvin Newman.
(d) William Robbins.

3. What place does Calvin dream of going to, in hopes that his passions will be reciprocated?
(a) Paris.
(b) London.
(c) Chicago.
(d) New York.

4. Who does Skiffington turn to for advice on the laws regarding freed slaves and whether than can be sold into slavery?
(a) Gilly Patterson, his former boss.
(b) Harry Sanderson, his liaison in Richmond.
(c) William Robbins, a local landowner.
(d) Mildred Townsend, a freed slave.

5. What did Maude do to stop her husband from doing what he wanted with his slaves?
(a) Divorced him.
(b) Poisoned him.
(c) Sued him.
(d) Stabbed him.

Short Answer Questions

1. How long does Jebediah camp outside Fern's house before the slave patrol finally arrests him?

2. Who is prisoner Jean Broussard accused of killing?

3. Why were Saskia and her husband exiled from England?

4. Who stops Augustus as he makes his way home after delivery furniture to a client?

5. What state are the slave traders who bought free man Augustus Townsend heading to?

(see the answer key)

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