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Question 11.How does the poem I, Too, Sing America relate to Walt Whitman's poem I Hear America Singing?
Question 22.What does Hughes say about dreams in his poem Harlem?
Question 33.In I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, a young Maya Angelou experiences many challenges in her life, EXCEPT:
Question 44.Why did Ellison not give the narrator a name in Invisible Man?
Question 55.Claude McKay was famous because:
Question 66.Du Bois was the first person of color to achieve which of the following?
Question 77.What is the main motivating factor for Janie in Zora Neale Hurston's Their Eyes Were Watching God?
Question 88.According to his autobiography Black Boy, what leads to Richard Wright to become an alcoholic at a very young age?
Question 99.In the poem Heritage by Countee Cullen, what does the speaker refer to as 'A book one thumbs / Listlessly, till slumber comes'?
Question 1010.In his autobiography Black Boy, what does Richard Wright attribute his childhood hunger to?
Question 1111.According to Richard Wright in his autobiography Black Boy, what do Southern white people want black people to do?
Question 1212.Claude McKay's poem 'If We Must Die' was:
Question 1313.Why was A Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave by Frederick Douglass such a groundbreaking work?
Question 1414.What is the general feeling at the end of I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings?
Question 1515.What proved to be the most important skill that Frederick Douglass learned as a young child?
Question 1616.In The Souls of Black Folk, what did Du Bois mean by the term double consciousness?
Question 1717.In I, Too, Sing America, what is Hughes saying through the lines They send me to eat in the kitchen/When company comes?
Question 1818.In his autobiography Black Boy, why does Richard Wright part ways with the Communists?
Question 1919.Which of the following is a theme found in current African-American literature?
Question 2020.What are the major themes of Langston Hughes' writing?
Question 2121.Why does Hughes use an infected sore to describe what happens to deferred dreams?
Question 2222.In his autobiography Black Boy, what was the main cause of the violent clashes between Richard and the women of his family?
Question 2323.What role did religion play in James Baldwin's life?
Question 2424.In Ralph Ellison's Invisible Man, black nationalism is represented by which character?
Question 2525.Why has Maya Angelou's poetry been criticized?
Question 2626.How does Zora Neale Hurston address gender roles in Their Eyes Were Watching God?
Question 2727.What was the Harlem Renaissance?
Question 2828.When Maya Angelou's grandmother decides to move her away from the South, she relocates to:
Question 2929.In Zora Neale Hurston's Their Eyes Were Watching God, who is Janie's true love?
Question 3030.Zora Neale Hurston is famous for writing _____.
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