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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. How do the colonialists respond to the first demands for equality and dignity?
2. As the rebellion energizes the natives, they have to find new forms of what type of expression?
3. Once the colonial power realizes that any reforms will not satisfy the natives, what does it do?
4. How should the post-colonial nation avoid the open hostility between the masses and those in power?
5. The authentic artist hopes to create something of value for whom?
Short Essay Questions
1. What will the leader of the post-colonial revolution be like? What will the leader's aims be?
2. Why do new cultural forms emerge?
3. How does the Arab world demonstrate the awaking of culture? What happened?
4. What does the native artist or writer discover? What do they learn?
5. Why is there not a single black culture in the world?
6. How does the new middle class treat the farm workers?
7. What are the three phases of the culture's development by poets and writers?
8. What should those who are about to throw of colonialism realize?
9. How does the discovery of one's own indigenous culture affect the artist or writers?
10. What do the colonialists believe about natives? How do they view the natives?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What factors pose a threat to the revolutionary movement? What obstacles does the movement have to overcome in order to be successful? Why do these factors or obstacles present a problem for the movement?
Essay Topic 2
Why does Fanon argue that the political education of the people is important? Do you agree or disagree with his argument? Why? Do you think political education is important in countries that haven't experienced colonialism?
Essay Topic 3
According to Fanon, what is a colonial society like? Use examples from the book to help describe Fanon's view of colonial societies. What effects do colonial societies have on the citizens? Why are these consequences seen?
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