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Invisible Man

Invisible Man


by Ralph Ellison

Invisible Man: Superman has Better Superpowers Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Invisible Man? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Where does the narrator live?

In a hole in the ground
In a boat in the sky
In a cave by the sea
In an igloo in the desert. Not for very long though.
Q. Who were the narrator’s grandparents?

Slaves to fashion
Q. What is argued in the narrator’s speech?

That all men are equal
That floral patterns should really only be worn in the springtime
That whites are superior to blacks
That blacks are superior to whites
Q. What is the narrator forced to do before giving his speech?

Strip naked and fight other black men
Portray a slave in a short skit written by the white town leaders
Fetch the town leaders food and drink
Q. What happens to the narrator after he gives his speech?

He has fruit and rocks thrown at him
He is jailed
He does such a bang-up job that he is invited to co-host the Oscars with Robert Pattinson
He is given a college scholarship