45 PM Fri Feb 15 L 66% E} i access.desire2learn.com Question 9 (5 points) Read the following passages before you choose your answer. Passage One:…
I’m having a very difficult time answering these two questions. Can you tell me which answer is right and, more importantly, why it is right?
- Attachment 1
- Attachment 2
o) 7:45 PM Fri Feb 15 L 66% E} i access.desire2learn.com Question 9 (5 points) Read the following passages before you choose your answer.Passage One: From "Dark Tower" by Countee Cullen "Nor always countenance, abject and mute, That lesser men should hold their brothers cheap;Not everlastingly while others sleep Shall we beguile their limbs with mellow ﬂute,Not always bend to some more subtle brute. We were not made eternally to weep." Passage Two: From "Theme for English B" by Langston Hughes "Being me, it will not be white. But it will be a part of you, instructor. You are white— yet a part of me, as I am a part of you.That’s American. Sometimes perhaps you don’t want to be a part of me.Nor do I often want to be a part of you.But we are, that’s true! As I learn from you, I guess you learn from me— although you’re older—and white— and somewhat more free." Which statement best describes the relationship between the two passages? (5 points) 1) Passage One portrays a discontent speaker, while Passage Two portrays acontemplative speaker. 2) Passage One portrays the speaker as content, while Passage Two portrays thespeaker as disgusted. 3) Passage One and Passage Two both focus on the reciprocal relationship betweenthe races. 4) Passage One and Passage Two both portray a bitter, jaded response to inequalityamong races.