Final Quiz: Wife Of His Youth

25 Questions | Total Attempts: 123

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  • 1. 
    affinity
    • A. 

      Special attraction

    • B. 

      Faithfulness

    • C. 

      Hatred

    • D. 

      Cruelty

  • 2. 
    fidelity
    • A. 

      Special attraction

    • B. 

      Faithfulness

    • C. 

      Hatred

    • D. 

      Support

  • 3. 
    Patronage
    • A. 

      Cruelty

    • B. 

      Support

    • C. 

      Faithfulness

    • D. 

      Loyalty

  • 4. 
    Malice
    • A. 

      Faithfulness

    • B. 

      Loyalty

    • C. 

      Special attention

    • D. 

      Hatred

  • 5. 
    Vivacity
    • A. 

      Liveliness

    • B. 

      Faithfuness

    • C. 

      Cruelty

    • D. 

      Aid

  • 6. 
    Disbelievingly
    • A. 

      Atrociously

    • B. 

      Hatred

    • C. 

      Incredulously

    • D. 

      Cruelty

  • 7. 
    Pretentious
    • A. 

      Earnest

    • B. 

      Affinity for learning

    • C. 

      Claiming distinction of merit

    • D. 

      Desolation of culture

  • 8. 
    Affinity
    • A. 

      Feeling of desolation

    • B. 

      Feeling of isolation

    • C. 

      Feeling of loneliness

    • D. 

      Feeling of kinship

  • 9. 
    Pensive
    • A. 

      Thoughtful

    • B. 

      Boorish

    • C. 

      Hatred

    • D. 

      Loyalty

  • 10. 
    Blue Veins
    • A. 

      Society formed to exclude others of non African American descent

    • B. 

      Society formed for African Americans of character and culture

    • C. 

      Society of slave born people

    • D. 

      Society of strictly free born people of all races

  • 11. 
    The Blue Veins are viewed as being prejudiced by African American outsiders.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Mr. Ryder tells Liza Jane immediately that he knows aout her husband for whom she is searching.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Mrs. Dixon and Liza Jane are both women who Mr. Ryder met through the Blue Vein Society.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Mr. Ryder introduces a person who is very important to him at the ball he hosts in his home.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Charles W. Chestnutt was the first African American novelist and short story writer to gain critical success in America.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Liza Jane's husband, Sam, was born a free man.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Liza Jane's speech is not standard English.  The pattern of her speech was written by the author in dialect.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    The Blue Vein Society was formed in a small northern city by Mr. Ryder.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    The story, "The Wife of His Youth," implies that Mr. Ryder is attracted to Mrs. Dixon because he admires the work she does  for poor African American children.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Mr. Ryder hosts a ball for the Blue Vein Society at his home so that he can publicly resign his membership in the Blue Vein Society.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    Mr. Ryder frequently quotes from
    • A. 

      The Bible

    • B. 

      British literature

    • C. 

      Poetry

    • D. 

      Stories of long ago

  • 22. 
    Which of the following best describes Mr. Ryder's career?
    • A. 

      He lost his job as a teacher and was unable to find another job.

    • B. 

      He worked his way up from messenger to stationery clerk in a railroad company.

    • C. 

      He worked his way up from messenger to stationery clerk in an office supply company.

    • D. 

      He worked his way up from messenger to stationery clerk in a bank.

  • 23. 
    • A. 

      5 years

    • B. 

      10 years

    • C. 

      15 years

    • D. 

      25 years

  • 24. 
    The story implies that the Blue Vein Society is
    • A. 

      Secretive and admits members only after a long initiation process.

    • B. 

      Snobbish and favor lighter-skinned African Americans for membership.

    • C. 

      A wonder full opportunity for lighter African Americans to exclude dark African Americans.

    • D. 

      A society is open to all African Americans regardless of their character or cultural standards.

  • 25. 
    • A. 

      She is not sure, but she expects him to be wealthy.

    • B. 

      She believes he will be unsuccessful and expects that she will have to support both of them.

    • C. 

      She expects that he will be the Dean of the Blue Vein Society.

    • D. 

      She expects that he will be a successful business man.