Voices from the Harlem Renaissance Quiz | Two Week Quiz A

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Afro-American Past - History and Folk Tradition; Visual Arts: To Celebrate Blackness.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What is the essay "To a Dark Girl" about?
(a) Growing up.
(b) A pen pal.
(c) Growing past slavery.
(d) Leaving home.

2. What does Locke notice about the bars and clubs in "The Legacy of Ancestral Arts"?
(a) They are now attracting a white clientele.
(b) Whites are prohibited.
(c) Whites are just now being allowed to enter.
(d) Whites are serving Negroes.

3. What does Locke attribute to the migration of the "new Negro"?
(a) "A desire for the old way of life".
(b) "A new vision of opportunity".
(c) "A new born optimism".
(d) "A desire to reach "home".

4. Who is the author of "A New Crowd - A New Negro"?
(a) James Weldon Johnson.
(b) Garvey.
(c) Randolph.
(d) Domingo.

5. Who wrote "If We Must Die"?
(a) Randolph.
(b) James Weldon Johnson.
(c) Domingo.
(d) Garvey.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Hurston think about the originality of Negro artwork?

2. What does Locke say the Negro is willing to work for in "The New Negro"?

3. What kind of changes does Locke see in the overall perception of Negroes?

4. How does Hurston originally define the word "jook"?

5. Who wrote the essay "Race Pride"?

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