English 1

Can someone please check these. I answered what I thought was right; therefore, I did not know three of them which are 16, 17, and 19.

6. Compare and contrast the poem “Mexicans Begin Jogging” and the story “Delfino II: Diez in the Desert.”
a. Both are written about similar themes (immigration), but the story has a more serious mood than the poem.
b. Both focus on Mexican immigrants, but the story has a lighter tone than the poem.**********
c. Both main characters are afraid: Diez is afraid of being caught smuggling people over the border, and Soto is afraid of being caught working illegally.
d. The tone in both selections is similar, but the subject matter differs slightly.

7. The neighbor of the speaker in the poem “Mending Wall” believes (1 point)
a. “good fences make good neighbors.”**********
b. “good neighbors make good fences.”
c. his wall will keep out wild animals and other predators.
d. his wall will make him forget what he fears.

8. What is it that angers the speaker in the poem “I Am the Land. I Wait.”?
a. the prospect of being chained and fenced**********
b. the idea of being cut into smaller parcels
c. the problem of getting people to conserve
d. the difficulties of writing “green” poetry

9. According to McBride, the roots of hip-hop music began in (1 point)
a. West Africa centuries ago.
b. a 19th-century slave ship.
c. the streets of Harlem.**********
d. Puerto Rico and Jamaica.

11. The tone of “I am the Land. I Wait.” Might be described as (1 point)
a. bitter
b. joyous
c. patient**********
d. syrupy

15. What could save black people, according to poet Amiri Baraka? (1 point)
a. the “sacred words” that unloose their imaginations**********
b. rich benefactors in major cities
c. a socialist political system
d. discarding tired beliefs about racism

16. The theme of “Ka’Ba” can best be inferred from which line? (1 point)
a. “Return, destroy, and create. What will be”
b. “Defying physics in the stream of their will”
c. “Though we sprawl in gray chains in a place”
d. “Full of masks and dances and swelling chants”
I HAVE NO IDEA!

17. The feeling that things weren’t as good as they seemed is described best by which image in “Borders”?
a. “. . . to chase rainbows down alleys.”
b. “. . . if she wasn’t spreading jelly on the truth. . .”
c. “Coyote went fishing, one day. That’s how it all started.”
d. “. . . until all you could see were the tops of the flagpoles and the blue water tower, and then they rolled over a hill and disappeared.”
I HAVE NO IDEA!

18. The opening of “Hip-Hop Planet” of a burning man running into a room is used to describe
a. the racial tension in Harlem.
b. the origin of hip-hop music.**********
c. the riots in France over unemployment.
d. the difference in role between a DJ and a MC.

19. Which quote from “Borders” best describes the reason the mother and son slept in their car? (1 point)
a. “We sat out under the stars the night, and my mother all sorts of stories.”
b. “Laetitia had a lot of pride, and so did my mother.”
c. “When she was still at home, Laetitia would go on and on about Salt Lake City.”
d. “After a week or so, I got bored and wasn’t at all sad when my mother said we should be heading back home.”
I HAVE NO IDEA!

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  1. what did you get on them

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  2. I believe he got most of them right =)

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  3. Which are the answers?

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  4. The answers?

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  5. 1. Why does Laetitia move away from home? (1 point)•Unselected answer (0 pts) She wants to live with her boyfriend. •Unselected answer (0 pts) She and her mother have a huge argument. •Unselected answer (0 pts) She is pregnant. •Correct answer (1 pt) She is bored. 1 /1 point 2. Why didn’t Diez stay hydrated? (1 point)•Unselected answer (0 pts) He gave all of his water to his clients. •Unselected answer (0 pts) He lost his way from the others and had no supplies. •Correct answer (1 pt) He kept vomiting up any nourishment or fluid he took in. •Unselected answer (0 pts) He thought he could make it without drinking because of his experience. 1 /1 point For questions 3-5, choose the answer that best matches the word in italics. 3. Sometimes small dogs show more bravado than the larger breeds; they may need to in order to be noticed. (1 point)•Correct answer (1 pt) boldness •Unselected answer (0 pts) fear •Unselected answer (0 pts) perseverance •Unselected answer (0 pts) stamina 1 /1 point 4. He had a confidence that protruded like a muscle beyond his thin physique. (1 point)•Unselected answer (0 pts) hurt •Unselected answer (0 pts) rubbed •Unselected answer (0 pts) caved in •Correct answer (1 pt) stuck out 1 /1 point 5. The fee seemed paltry in exchange for the quality education of her children. (1 point)•Unselected answer (0 pts) abnormal •Unselected answer (0 pts) appropriate •Unselected answer (0 pts) expensive •Correct answer (1 pt) insignificant 1 /1 point 6. The factory in “Mexicans Begin Jogging” was under investigation for (1 point)•Correct answer (1 pt) employing illegal immigrants. •Unselected answer (0 pts) unsafe working conditions for employees. •Unselected answer (0 pts) manufacturing illegal parts and products. •Unselected answer (0 pts) forcing labor from undocumented immigrants. 1 /1 point 7. The neighbor of the speaker in the poem “Mending Wall” believes (1 point)•Correct answer (1 pt) “good fences make good neighbors.” •Unselected answer (0 pts) “good neighbors make good fences.” •Unselected answer (0 pts) his wall will keep out wild animals and other predators. •Unselected answer (0 pts) his wall will make him forget what he fears. 1 /1 point 8. What is it that angers the speaker in the poem “I Am the Land. I Wait.”? (1 point)•Correct answer (1 pt) the prospect of being chained and fenced •Unselected answer (0 pts) the idea of being cut into smaller parcels •Unselected answer (0 pts) the problem of getting people to conserve •Unselected answer (0 pts) the difficulties of writing “green” poetry 1 /1 point 9. According to McBride, the roots of hip-hop music began in (1 point)•Correct answer (1 pt) West Africa centuries ago. •Unselected answer (0 pts) a 19th-century slave ship. •Unselected answer (0 pts) the streets of Harlem. •Unselected answer (0 pts) Puerto Rico and Jamaica. 1 /1 point Choose the answer that best matches the word in italics. 10. I began to worry about my grandmother when I noticed how gaunt she had become eating the nursing home food. (1 point)•Unselected answer (0 pts) distracted •Unselected answer (0 pts) pale •Correct answer (1 pt) thin •Unselected answer (0 pts) unsure 1 /1 point 11. The tone of “I am the Land. I Wait.” Might be described as (1 point)•Incorrect Answer (0 pts) bitter. •Unselected answer (0 pts) joyous. •Unselected answer (1 pt) patient. •Unselected answer (0 pts) syrupy. 0 /1 point For questions 12-14, choose the answer that best matches the word in italics. 12. The sound of the bat hitting the baseball reverberated through the stadium. (1 point)•Correct answer (1 pt) echoed •Unselected answer (0 pts) howled •Unselected answer (0 pts) rang •Unselected answer (0 pts) targeted 1 /1 point 13. The legion of soldiers advanced on the small group of rebels. (1 point)•Unselected answer (0 pts) calvary •Unselected answer (0 pts) line •Correct answer (1 pt) multitude •Unselected answer (0 pts) school 1 /1 point 14. Improvisation is so difficult because it cannot be planned. (1 point)•Unselected answer (0 pts) winning the lottery •Unselected answer (0 pts) surprising someone with a party •Unselected answer (0 pts) growing wealth in the stock market •Correct answer (1 pt) inventing on the spur of the moment 1 /1 point 15. What images does Langston Hughes use in his poem “Harlem II”? (1 point)•Unselected answer (0 pts) raisins in the sun •Unselected answer (0 pts) festering sores •Unselected answer (0 pts) stinky, rotten meat •Correct answer (1 pt) all of the above 1 /1 point 16. The theme of “Ka’Ba” can best be inferred from which line? (1 point)•Unselected answer (1 pt) “Return, destroy, and create. What will be” •Unselected answer (0 pts) “Defying physics in the stream of their will” •Unselected answer (0 pts) “Though we sprawl in gray chains in a place” •Incorrect Answer (0 pts) “Full of masks and dances and swelling chants” 0 /1 point 17. The resilient tone in “Diez in the Desert” can best be inferred from which line? (1 point)•Unselected answer (0 pts) “But the desert’s denizens could only hunker down and endure June.” •Unselected answer (0 pts) “Diez never knew the words of anyone on the trip. He preferred not to ask.” •Incorrect Answer (0 pts) “On the way, Diez imparted what wisdom his seventeen trips across the desert had taught him.” •Unselected answer (1 pt) “As they ate, in his crackly voice and dry laugh, he told them the story of how a heavyset woman he’d known only as ‘Senora’ had died. . . and almost expired himself.” 0 /1 point 18. The author of “Hip-Hop Planet” describes the legend of the Great Rock of Toubab Dialaw in order to (1 point)•Unselected answer (1 pt) describe an image of hope that is similar to hip-hop. •Unselected answer (0 pts) show the lack of education of the people of Toubab Dialaw. •Unselected answer (0 pts) describe the setting of the Chez Las restaurant to give it context. •Incorrect Answer (0 pts) represent some non-French history in the story because the residents say they only learn French history. 0 /1 point 19. Which of the following most effectively conveys the development of the mother as a character in “Borders”? (1 point)•Unselected answer (1 pt) her actions. •Incorrect Answer (0 pts) her thoughts. •Unselected answer (0 pts) the dialogue of others. •Unselected answer (0 pts) the narrative description. 0 /1 point Essay Note: Your teacher will grade your response to ensure that you receive proper credit for your answer. Essay Note: Your teacher will grade your response to ensure you receive proper credit for your answer. 20. Choose a Unit 5 selection. Write a short explanation of how one of the individuals in this selection is affected by a border crossing. Use specific examples or details to support your answer.

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  6. I think number 20 is dropped and most of these questions arent what are in my test

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  7. anyone got em answers

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  8. Guys just so you know every single test has different questions.

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  9. Answers for Crossing Borders Unit Test:
    1. A
    2. A
    3. C
    4. C
    5.D
    6. B
    7. A
    8. A
    9. A
    10. B
    11. C
    12. B
    13. D
    14. C
    15. D
    16. A
    17. C
    18. A
    19. B
    20. This a short answer.

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  10. E's answers are all wrong i got an f on the borders test don't trust him!!

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  11. Hey j, the answers were wrong because you had different question on your test. I've noticed that just by reading through the question.

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  12. The word_ is used for someone who smuggles people across the Mexico-us border.
    Cougar
    Coyote
    Border patrolista
    Ranchera

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  13. Is it c

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  14. Unit 5 lesson 9 crossing borders unit test
    1. B
    2. C
    3. B
    4. C
    5. B
    6. D
    7. A
    8. D
    9. B
    10. B
    11. C
    12. B
    13. B
    14. B
    15. A
    16. A
    17. C
    18. D
    19. A
    20. Essay

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  15. 1. b
    2. b
    3.c
    4.D
    5.b
    6.B
    7.A
    8.A
    9.B
    10. D
    11.C
    12.A
    13.C
    14.c
    15.a
    16. A
    17.D
    18.B
    19.B

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  16. It changes the questions around when someone takes the test. You would have to put the while question to get the right answer.

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  17. I know. That really is annoying that they do that.

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  18. you could search each question individually and get your answer or... yknow study, but ik that's boring so i just wing it, usually i get an A, but that's cuz ive been winging it since 2nd grade, so, to each their own i suppose.. im really tired..

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  19. Why don't y'all just study

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  20. Guys don't get mad at someone for having different answers then you, they change the questions or you just have a different test, but if you are going to post answers, I think you should write the question and answer. By the way, "" your obviously also here looking for answers, don't make that excuse that your just checking to see if your answers are correct.

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  21. im a water bottle full of DRY TASTELESS WATER

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  22. You could put the question with the answer, that would help.

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  23. Lesson 9: crossing borders unit test
    Unit 5: crossing borders

    1. She is bored
    2. Coyote
    3.small amount
    4.stuck out
    5.insignificant
    6. Employing illegal immigrants
    7.”good fences make good neighbors”
    8. Soaring “ to the uttermost reaches” of the sky.
    9.? (Not the streets of Harlem)
    10. Filth
    11. Hopeful vs defeated.
    12. Echoed.
    13.build.
    14. ? ( not zeal)
    15. The “sacred words” that free their imaginations.
    16. ? ( not through we sprawl in gray chains in place)
    17. “... they take every bit of.. the half eaten bread, rice, pieces of chicken, the chicken bones... to give the children in the village”

    18.it emphasizes the work of the ladies at the candy factory.
    19. To show the depth of the mother’s willingness to stand up for her heritage
    20. On your own ;)

    I only got 3 wrong but the rest are all correct!

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  24. idk is that right?

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  25. Doofus if u mean me then yea I did the test and got those right

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