|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Fanon suggests that those who refuse to get involved are what?
2. What spreads within the stagnant regime?
3. What does the middle class demand from the farm workers?
4. In the post-colonial world, citizens should be less concerned with royalty and more concerned with what, according to Fanon?
5. The true native art begins to grow when the artist address whom?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Fanon argue that the post-colonial society should do to make the nation different and better than under colonialism?
2. According to Fanon, why is there a danger that national unity will disintegrate?
3. Why does the colonial power implement programs and reforms? What should the rebels realize about these?
4. Why do new cultural forms emerge?
5. What things threaten the delicate veneer of national consciousness?
6. How can the people of Africa avoid the disintegration of national unity and the threat from the bourgeoisie?
7. What do the colonialists believe about natives? How do they view the natives?
8. What do the people do when they realize the leader's true motives? What does the leader do?
9. How can nations bypass the problems that may occur after the revolution?
10. What is the rediscovered native culture like?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe the process of recruitment to the movement. Where do the rebel leaders start when looking for support? What mistakes do they make in looking for support? In what groups do they find greater support for and participation in the movement? Why are these groups more supportive than others?
Essay Topic 2
Describe the phases that the native population goes through from a colonial society to a post-colonial society. How do people feel about rebellion at these different stages? Give specific examples from the book to describe the movement to a post-colonial society.
Essay Topic 3
Why does Fanon argue that there cannot be a single, global black culture? Do you agree or disagree with him? Why? What do post-colonial societies have in common with each other? How are they different from each other?
This section contains 905 words
(approx. 4 pages at 300 words per page)