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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Fanon describes be-bop music as a music of what?
2. Which group poses a particular challenge for the post-colonial society?
3. The authentic artists who wants to create something for his countrymen learns the importance of what?
4. When farmland in Algeria was turned over to farm workers, how much did the output increase?
5. Colonialism's practice of putting all black people into a single category attempts to extinguish what?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does the new middle class treat the farm workers?
2. What does Fanon say about the comparison between blacks in the United States with those in Africa? How are they similar and different?
3. Why is a uniform national prosperity far from a reality?
4. What things threaten the delicate veneer of national consciousness?
5. Why does the colonial power implement programs and reforms? What should the rebels realize about these?
6. What should those who are about to throw of colonialism realize?
7. What do the colonialists believe about natives? How do they view the natives?
8. How can nations bypass the problems that may occur after the revolution?
9. What does the native artist or writer discover? What do they learn?
10. How does the discovery of one's own indigenous culture affect the artist or writers?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Why do natives form rebellions or revolutions against colonial societies? What factors influence the development of revolutionary movements? Do you agree or disagree with their reasoning? Why?
Essay Topic 2
What challenges does the national revolutionary political party and rebel leaders face once they overthrow colonialism? What obstacles does the middle class present in these changes? Why?
Essay Topic 3
Describe one example that Fanon uses to illustrate the consequences that colonialism can have on individuals? What does Fanon believe is causing the particular issue for the person? What point is he trying to make with the examples that he gives? Do you agree or disagree with his point? Why?
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