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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 devastating fact does Pappy find out about the black woman he is in love with?
(a) She does not love him.
(b) She is barren.
(c) She is already married.
(d) She is racist.
2. When Doom wants to settle an argument between two men in his tribe, what type of fight does he arrange?
(a) A cowboy's dual.
(b) A cock fight.
(c) A fistfight.
(d) A dog fight.
3. What part of de Spain's house does Abner allegedly ruin in "Barn Burning"?
(a) His drapes.
(b) His dining room table.
(c) His living room sofa.
(d) His carpet.
4. 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.
5. Homer Barron is from what part of the United States?
(a) The West.
(b) The East.
(c) The North.
(d) The South.
Short Answer Questions
1. What type of snake bites the runaway slave in the story "Red Leaves"?
2. How is the narrator of the story "Pennsylvania Station" related to the dead woman?
3. Who kills Doctor Martino?
4. Of which of the following things is Louise afraid?
5. When Alec Gray loses his job, what does he use to iron his clothes?
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