Harlem Renaissance Quiz

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Harlem Renaissance Quizzes & Trivia

Take this 5 question quiz over the Harlem Renaissance


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of these people was a painter during the Harlem Renaissance?
    • A. 

      Langston Hughes

    • B. 

      Archibald Motely

    • C. 

      Louis Armstrong

    • D. 

      Duke Ellington

  • 2. 
    Which of these people would most likely have his or her work read at a poetry reading?
    • A. 

      Duke Ellington

    • B. 

      Bessie Smith

    • C. 

      Langston Hughes

    • D. 

      Louis Armstrong

  • 3. 
    The Harlem Renaissance can best be described as:
    • A. 

      The time period in which African Americans joined the war effort during World War I

    • B. 

      A time period when African Americans came to the city to look for jobs

    • C. 

      A time period in which African Americans fought against the discrimination in New York City

    • D. 

      A time period where African Americans celebrated their culture and roots through music, art, and literature

  • 4. 
    Blueberry Hill and What a Wonderful World were two songs performed by this New Orleans artist:
    • A. 

      Duke Ellington

    • B. 

      Bessie Smith

    • C. 

      Zora Neale Hurston

    • D. 

      Louis Armstrong

  • 5. 
    What state is Harlem located in?
    • A. 

      California

    • B. 

      New York

    • C. 

      Illinois

    • D. 

      Texas