New and Selected Poems Quiz | Two Week Quiz A

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Sections II through VII.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What does Oliver try to write most of her poems about?
(a) Political needs.
(b) Human concerns.
(c) Psychological problems.
(d) Literature.

2. In How Would You Live Then, what does Oliver say gives prayers?
(a) Children.
(b) Stars.
(c) Brooks.
(d) Trees.

3. What is the first animal Oliver talks about in Spring?
(a) A deer.
(b) A raccoon.
(c) A bear.
(d) A dog.

4. How does Oliver describe Have You Ever Tried to Enter the Long Black Branches?
(a) A psalm.
(b) A meditation.
(c) A prayer.
(d) An observation.

5. What does Oliver call the center of the daisies in Daisies?
(a) Their being.
(b) Their center.
(c) Their mind.
(d) Their heart.

Short Answer Questions

1. What is the turtle in Mysteries, Four of the Simple Ones, doing?

2. What is the length of most of Oliver's poems in this collection?

3. How does Oliver come to a better understanding of human nature?

4. What are most of Oliver's precious poems about?

5. What kind of creature did Oliver write about in Song of the Builders?

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