Voices from the Harlem Renaissance Quiz | One Week Quiz A

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Alien Gospel or Source of Inspiration?; Alienation, Anger, Rage.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What is the title of the poem by Hughes that explains how life is not always a straight path, but a journey to rise?
(a) "Run to Rise".
(b) "Song for a Dark Girl".
(c) "Dream Variations".
(d) "Mother to Son".

2. Who was selected president for the group that was formed in response to the police's refusals?
(a) William H. Brooks.
(b) Bill Brooks.
(c) Willy Breaks.
(d) William Bradford.

3. What does the poem "Old Black Men" describe?
(a) They're relationships.
(b) The old men realize life hasn't turned out as they planned.
(c) They're age.
(d) They're color.

4. What is the name of the police officer who is stabbed and killed in Johnson's essay?
(a) Robert Thatcher.
(b) Bobby Therron.
(c) Robert Thorpe.
(d) Rob Thorne.

5. What does Locke say the Negro is willing to work for in "The New Negro"?
(a) Better conditions.
(b) Better lifestyle.
(c) More space to live.
(d) More food.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who is the author of the poem "Conception"?

2. Why do people in the village go to visit Uncle Monday in "Uncle Monday"?

3. Who cuts Cozzens with a razor from Pop Overton's shop in "Blades of Steel"?

4. When was "Fifty Years" written?

5. What was formed as a response to the police's refusals in Johnson's essay?

(see the answer key)

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