Lost in the City: Stories Quiz | Four Week Quiz B

Edward P. Jones
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through A Butterfly on F Street and Gospel.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What does Janet teach Robert to do using a blond baby doll?
(a) Pin a girl's dress.
(b) Braid a girl's hair.
(c) Change a girl's diaper.
(d) Comb a girl's hair.

2. What does the protagonist's mother see as the "beginning and end of the world"?
(a) Honor.
(b) Education.
(c) Money.
(d) Respect.

3. How does Rhonda die?
(a) Rhonda overdoses on drugs.
(b) Rhonda's father stabs her.
(c) Rhonda dies from alcohol poisoning.
(d) Rhonda is shot.

4. What station does Vivian switch the radio to?
(a) The first station with the weather.
(b) WYCB.
(c) WMNF.
(d) The local talk radio program.

5. What is Mildred following through the city?
(a) A series of directions given to her by her son.
(b) A taxi cab.
(c) A yellow butterfly.
(d) A map to her friend's house.

Short Answer Questions

1. What did Pearl discover about a week after Humphrey was born?

2. In "The Store", why does the protagonist's father have to quit his job?

3. What does Betsy Ann say to her father about the pigeons?

4. When does "The First Day" take place?

5. How much older than Vivian is her husband, Ralph?

(see the answer key)

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