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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through The Village stories.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What do the townsfolk find lying on the pillow next to Homer Barron's corpse?
(a) A long, gray hair.
(b) A shiny gold key.
(c) A fresh, red rose.
(d) A lipstick stained kiss.
2. What is Emily Grierson's initial response after her father dies?
(a) She cries continually for three days.
(b) She throws a party, celebrating her father's life.
(c) She denies that her father is dead.
(d) She decides not to go into mourning.
3. How did Hawkshaw's fiance die?
(a) From the pox.
(b) From the plague.
(c) From the fever.
(d) From the flu.
4. Who suggests that Lucius go visit the Indians to cure his ailment?
5. How much money does Mannie give to Snopes after she shoots his prize mule in the story "Mule in the Yard"?
(a) Twenty dollars.
(b) Fifty dollars.
(c) Five dollars.
(d) Ten dollars.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which of the following things motivates the pilots in "Death Drag" to perform such dangerous tricks when traveling town to town?
2. Which of the following metals is used to make the whistle in Flem Snopes' story?
3. Which of the following ailments plagues Lucius while he is out on the bear hunt?
4. What does Hawkshaw do for a living in the story "Hair"?
5. What is the name of the black man who is killed for assaulting Minnie Cooper in the story "Dry September"?
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