Name____________________________________________Date___________________Pd___ Black Americans of Achievement: Langston Hughes 1. Which of the following poets influenced Langston Hughes? A. B. C. D. Walt Whitman Ralph Waldo Emerson Edgar Allan Poe None of the above. 2. What is the name of the period characterized by African American intellectual and artistic life? A. B. C. D. The Black Renaissance. The Negro Renaissance. The Harlem Renaissance. None of the above. 3. The poem, ''Advertisement for the Waldorf-Astoria'' is an indictment of___________. A. B. C. D. racism sexism Communism high society 4. Langston Hughes' poem, ''Madrid 1937'' was about __________. A. B. C. D. World War I the Spanish Civil War the American Civil War World War II 5. How did Langston Hughes help with the war effort during World War II ? A. B. C. D. He enlisted as a soldier. He wrote for Army newspapers. He volunteered for the Red Cross. None of the above.