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 does Hurston say about Negro art?
(a) It's easy on the eye.
(b) It's symmetrical and angular.
(c) It's fluid.
(d) It's harsh to the eye.

2. What question is posed in regards to leadership roles of "A New Crowd - A New Negro"?
(a) Who will become the president.
(b) Who will end the old crowd.
(c) Who will fight for their new ideaology.
(d) Who will take over leadership roles when the old crowd no longer exists.

3. What sentiment is suggested about American Negroes in relation to Negroes in other parts of the world?
(a) They are worse off in America.
(b) They hate other parts of the world.
(c) They are better off in America.
(d) They desire to go to other parts of the world.

4. Who is the author of "The Negro Digs Up His Past"?
(a) Hughes.
(b) Domingo.
(c) Arthur A. Schomberg.
(d) Hurston.

5. What does the author of "The Negro Digs up His Past" attribute his ideology to?
(a) Reclaimed background of the race as a whole.
(b) Self motivation.
(c) His desire to be famous.
(d) Self knowledge.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Locke notice about the bars and clubs in "The Legacy of Ancestral Arts"?

2. What age does Cullen specifically focus on in her writings?

3. What do the essays in the section "Afro-American Identity - Who Am I" have in common?

4. In "Africa for the Africans", what does Domingo say about the enslavement of Negroes?

5. What fact does Locke cite at the end of "American Negro" in relation to outsider's perceptions?

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