Hard Laughter Quiz | Eight Week Quiz C

Anne Lamott
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through My Brothers.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What is the occupation of Jen when the story first begins for the reader, though it is said she is bad at this on her own?
(a) Writer.
(b) Bank teller.
(c) Cook.
(d) House cleaner.

2. Who tells Jen that she might as well stay with Eric since he is comfortable and convenient?
(a) Ben.
(b) Megan.
(c) Kathleen.
(d) Wallace.

3. What is the one subject that Eric doesn't want to talk about and that he becomes defensive about when Jen tries?
(a) The future.
(b) Work.
(c) Emotions.
(d) Books.

4. Which of the children still lives with his father, though this changes later on in the story?
(a) Randy.
(b) Tom.
(c) Jen.
(d) Ben.

5. Jen's father is the son of ________ in Tokyo, while Jen's mother is an Englishwoman, according to the story.
(a) Printers.
(b) Teachers.
(c) Missionaries.
(d) Car salesmen.

Short Answer Questions

1. The doctors find a brain tumor in the _________ area of the brain, which is frustrating to Wallace as a writer.

2. How old is Jen's friend Megan, the one who sometimes stays with her at the cabin?

3. Who is the person that first hears Wallace stumble in order to think of a word?

4. What is the name that Randy gives to the dead animal he brings back home with him during the story?

5. What does the family next door to Jen have which they always try to talk to her about, much to her displeasure?

(see the answer key)

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