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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through "The Dead".
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does the matron in "Clay" call Maria one day?
(a) A peacemaker.
(b) A lazy bum.
(c) An angel from heaven.
(d) An ingrate.
2. The narrator of "An Encounter" mentions that he prefers which genre of literature to the Wild West stories?
(a) Stories of battles at sea.
(b) Pulp fiction.
(d) American detective stories.
3. In "The Boarding House," where is Mrs. Mooney's butcher shop?
(a) Near Belfast.
(b) Near Spring Gardens.
(c) Behind a football stadium.
(d) Adjacent to the Catholic church.
4. How old is Mrs. Sinico when she dies in "A Painful Case"?
5. What does Farrington, the protagonist of "Counterparts," do for a living?
(a) He washes cars.
(b) He copies documents by hand.
(c) He bakes bread.
(d) He runs a publishing company.
Short Answer Questions
1. The church fathers had written books as large as which book familiar to the narrator of "The Sisters"?
2. At the end of "Clay," what is Joe unable to find?
3. What gift did the narrator's aunt used to give the dead man in "The Sisters"?
4. What does Maria buy as a special gift for Joe and his wife?
5. How much does Gabriel receive weekly for writing for The Daily Express?
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