Life Of Richard Wright Quiz!

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  • 1. 
    What is the McCarthy Era?
    • A. 

      Time when they killed Elenor McCarthy

    • B. 

      Era of extreme poverty and sickness

    • C. 

      The practice of making accusations of disloyalty without evidence

    • D. 

      Era when the Beatles emerged

  • 2. 
    What is the exact year that Richard Wright was born in?
    • A. 

      1919

    • B. 

      1908

    • C. 

      1890

    • D. 

      1900

  • 3. 
    What did Wright's mother die from?
    • A. 

      Lung Cancer

    • B. 

      Aids

    • C. 

      Old Age

    • D. 

      Paralytic Stroke

  • 4. 
    What did Wright get involved in during the Great Depression?
    • A. 

      John Reed Club

    • B. 

      Socialist Party

    • C. 

      Salvation Army

    • D. 

      Democrat Party

  • 5. 
    Wright became the Harlem editor of what?
    • A. 

      The Daily Worker

    • B. 

      Communist Scare

    • C. 

      White Supremacy

    • D. 

      The Right Wing Stand

  • 6. 
    Wright was often criticized for his novels since it usually contained:
    • A. 

      Violence

    • B. 

      Blacks

    • C. 

      Communists

    • D. 

      Death

  • 7. 
    Who was Black Boy written by?
    • A. 

      His Mother

    • B. 

      Himself

    • C. 

      Bigger Thomas

    • D. 

      Richard's Uncle

  • 8. 
    When was Native Son released?
    • A. 

      1930

    • B. 

      1920

    • C. 

      1940

    • D. 

      1950

  • 9. 
    What was one of Wright's many talents?
    • A. 

      Playing the Violin

    • B. 

      Designing his own book covers

    • C. 

      Quiting Cocaine

    • D. 

      Self-educating

  • 10. 
    Aside from being a novelist and shot story writer, what else did he do?
    • A. 

      Was an anti-drug activist

    • B. 

      Became a priest

    • C. 

      Was a political commentator

    • D. 

      Became a singer

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