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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through The Middle Ground stories.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What do the townsfolk find lying on the pillow next to Homer Barron's corpse?
(a) A shiny gold key.
(b) A long, gray hair.
(c) A lipstick stained kiss.
(d) A fresh, red rose.
2. What is the name of Sam Fathers' true father?
(b) Sam Senior.
3. Which of the following holidays is Georgie anxiously anticipating in the story "That Will Be Fine"?
(d) His birthday.
4. While Alec Gray is in the Army, what is his relationship with his family?
(a) He has no family.
(c) He misses his family.
5. What devastating fact does Pappy find out about the black woman he is in love with?
(a) She is barren.
(b) She is racist.
(c) She does not love him.
(d) She is already married.
Short Answer Questions
1. How do Pete and his brother hear about the war that is tearing their country apart?
2. At the end of the story "Lo," what does the president order his men to do?
3. What animal does Doom kill using a salt he has brought back from the white man's land?
4. Which of the following ailments does not befall the first pilot in the story "Death Drag"?
5. To which city does Pete travel in order to enlist in the Army?
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