33 pages 1 hour read

Kwame Alexander

The Undefeated

Fiction | Poem | Adult | Published in 2019

A modern alternative to SparkNotes and CliffsNotes, SuperSummary offers high-quality Study Guides with detailed chapter summaries and analysis of major themes, characters, and more. For select classroom titles, we also provide Teaching Guides with discussion and quiz questions to prompt student engagement.

Literary Device Questions

1. What literary device does Alexander rely on the most in this poem?

A) Repetition

B) Simile

C) Onomatopoeia

D) Rhyme

2. What literary device is Alexander utilizing when he refers to historical figures through their words and images?

A) Personification

B) Irony

C) Symbolism

D) Allusion

3. What kind of poem is this?

A) Ballad

B) Sonnet

C) Elegy

D) Ode

4. What literary device is Alexander utilizing when he writes the words “This is for” at the beginning of most of the lines?

A) Anaphora

B) Apostrophe

C) Juxtaposition

D) Parallelism