An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge Quiz | Four Week Quiz A

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 104 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy the An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge Lesson Plans
Name: _________________________ Period: ___________________

This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part 1.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What do the men in the infantry do while waiting for the execution?
(a) Hum.
(b) Stare forward.
(c) Close their eyes.
(d) Sit down.

2. What crime has the condemned man committed?
(a) Spying.
(b) Robbery.
(c) It is unknown at this point.
(d) Murder.

3. What are the man's movements?
(a) He is fixed on one spot.
(b) He is doing acrobatics.
(c) He is exercising on the ground.
(d) He is jumping up and down.

4. Where is the man standing at the beginning of Part 1?
(a) An alley.
(b) A city street.
(c) A cave.
(d) A railroad bridge.

5. What role do the sentinels have in the impending execution?
(a) They are waiting on word of a reprieve.
(b) No role.
(c) They will give the signal to proceed.
(d) They arrested the men.

Short Answer Questions

1. The soldiers treat death with military etiquette and _______________.

2. How does the condemned man view the system of execution?

3. What holds the critical plank in place?

4. What does the condemned man NOT wear?

5. Who stands with the spectators?

(see the answer key)

This section contains 183 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)
Buy the An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge Lesson Plans
An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge from BookRags. (c)2015 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.