Fun Home Quiz | Eight Week Quiz C

Alison Bechdel
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 3-4.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who is the author of Delta of Venus?
(a) Anaïs Nin.
(b) Elsa Gidlow.
(c) Emily Dickinson.
(d) Radclyffe Hall.

2. How did F. Scott Fitzgerald die?
(a) He swallowed a bottle lid.
(b) He was in a car accident.
(c) He had a heart attack.
(d) He drowned.

3. From what children's book does the author's father's read to her in the bedtime panel in Chapter 1?
(a) James and the Giant Peach.
(b) Just So Stories.
(c) Alice in Wonderland.
(d) April Rabbits.

4. What skillful craftsman and artist from Greek mythology does the author compare her father to in Chapter 1?
(a) Odysseus.
(b) Daedalus.
(c) Apollo.
(d) Ares.

5. In one of the illustrated panels in Chapter 1, the author says, "When I grow up, my house is going to be all metal, like" what?
(a) "A spaceship."
(b) "A silo."
(c) "A prison."
(d) "A submarine."

Short Answer Questions

1. The author writes in Chapter 1 that "In the circus, acrobatics where one person lies on the floor balancing another are called" what?

2. The author says in Chapter 3, "Dad was passionate about many writers, but he had a particular reverence for" whom?

3. On what date did the author receive a message to contact her mother immediately because her father had been killed?

4. How far away was the author in college when her father died?

5. How long before her father's death did Bechdel come out to her parents as gay?

(see the answer key)

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