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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 vegetable is Abner Snope ordered to use to pay back his debts?
2. What is another word for "crevasse"?
3. Which of the following adjectives best describes Flem Snopes in the story "Centaur in Brass"?
4. 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.
5. What happens to Minnie on the first day she leaves her apartment after the attack?
(a) She has a nervous breakdown.
(b) She is cheered as a hero.
(c) She is ignored by everyone she encounters.
(d) She is beaten up by an angry mob.
Short Answer Questions
1. How do the common men feel about Harrison Blair's obsession with the same fox?
2. What do the townsfolk find lying on the pillow next to Homer Barron's corpse?
3. Which of the following animals does Wash overhear his boss talking about with great respect?
4. What animal does Res Grier try to sell in order to settle his debts with his co-workers?
5. What is Sam Fathers' heritage in the story "A Justice"?
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