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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who is always one step higher than the Negroes, according to Schuyler?
(c) The next poorest.
(d) The poorest of the poor.
2. Whose idea was that the Negro race is part of a greater destiny?
(d) James Weldon Johnson.
3. What term is coined to mean that African Americans do not produce art specific to their race due to the absorption of American ways?
4. Who is the author of "The Negro Digs Up His Past"?
(b) Arthur A. Schomberg.
5. What does the poem "Old Black Men" describe?
(a) They're age.
(b) The old men realize life hasn't turned out as they planned.
(c) They're relationships.
(d) They're color.
Short Answer Questions
1. At the end of the section "Art and Propaganda", who wanted to be a pianist because of his brother's friends?
2. What does Hurston say about Negro art?
3. Who is the author of "Our Greatest Gift to America"?
4. What question does Brown end his poem "Remembering Nat Turner" with?
5. How many poems of Countee Cullen's follow "Spiritual and Neo-Spiritual" in the section "Alien Gospel or Source of Inspiration?; Alienation, Anger, Rage"?
Short Essay Questions
1. Discuss the idea George S. Schuyler's presents in "The Negro-Art Hokum".
2. Discuss what happens in Wallace Thurman's "Infants of Spring".
3. Discuss what Georgia Douglas Johnson's poem, "Old Black Men" addresses.
4. Discuss Hurston's essay "Shouting".
5. Discuss what Locke suggest in "Sterling Brown: The New Negro Folk Poet".
6. Discuss what "Fifty Years" by James Weldon Johnson addresses and is significant to.
7. Describe Uncle Monday in "Uncle Monday" by Hurston.
8. Describe the term "jook".
9. Discuss what James Weldon Johnson says about Dunbar as a poet in "The Book of American Negro Poetry".
10. Discuss what happens in "Go Down Death" by James Weldon Johnson.
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