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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why does Booker say it was worth the effort to travel two thousand miles to give a five-minute speech?
(a) He reaches influential people, and more speaking engagements result.
(b) He enjoyed meeting the President.
(c) He does not mind spreading the word about his school.
(d) The women's group makes a generous donation to his school.
2. During his travels, what does Booker like to do on the train rides?
(b) Rehearse his speeches.
(c) Meet new people.
(d) Read and relax.
3. After traveling two thousand miles to give his five-minute speech, what does Booker do?
(a) Takes a train back to Boston.
(b) Attends a dinner event.
(c) Spends time sightseeing.
(d) Returns home.
4. How does Robert Bedford become involved with Tuskegee Institute?
(a) As a school trustee.
(b) As its assistant principal.
(c) As the school's chaplain.
(d) As a teacher.
5. At his speaking engagement at the expo in 1895, Booker is:
(a) The only southerner invited to speak at the event.
(b) Hailed as a hero.
(c) Booed loudly.
(d) The only black man invited to speak at the event.
Short Answer Questions
1. As Washington's speaking engagements increase, he becomes aware that he carries a great burden because:
2. What does Booker's third wife do at Tuskegee?
3. In his chapter on public speaking, the author expresses that before a speech, he:
4. When money is raised for Booker and his wife to travel to Europe, the author feels what?
5. Washington travels two thousand miles to give a five-minute speech to whom?
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