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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. Teachers at Tuskegee are largely recruited from where?
2. When asking for funds for his school from the wealthy, Booker notes that it's best to:
3. When Booker is schedule to speak in Boston, he's also invited to speak where?
4. Booker remarks that too many people use the Christmas season as:
5. What does Booker say about the way that Southerners treat him?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Booker say about approaching the very wealthy for support for his school?
2. Why do Booker Washington and General Armstrong travel together to larger Northern cities?
3. What hardships are experienced when Booker, his staff, and his students launch a boarding program effort at Tuskegee?
4. How does a mill owner help out Booker's Tuskegee school?
5. How is Booker's speech at the Atlanta Exposition received?
6. Describe Booker's experience on a train ride where he dines in the white section.
7. Explain why Washington says he feels responsible for the success of Tuskegee Institute.
8. Who are Booker T. Washington's sons?
9. How do his students treat Booker T. Washington?
10. What important lesson does Booker T. Washington say he learns from General Armstrong?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe some of Booker's closest friends and colleagues. In what ways do they influence Booker? What important lessons does he learn from them?
Essay Topic 2
Throughout his life, many people help Booker succeed.
1. Describe some of the people who are influential in helping Booker become a success.
2. How do these people help Booker? Cite specific examples from the book.
3. Describe how the help that Booker receives in turn propels him to help countless others.
Essay Topic 3
Through his lifetime of work, Booker not only lifts himself up also but creates opportunities for countless blacks.
1. Citing examples, show how Booker helps blacks advance during the post-Civil War era and into the twentieth century.
2. Explain how holding on to his values and living his passion enable Booker to help countless people.
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