Richard Brautigan's Trout Fishing in America ; the Pill Versus the Springhill Mine Disaster ; and, in Watermelon Sugar Test | Final Test - Medium

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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. For whom is "A Candlelion Poem" dedicated in The Pill versus The Springhill Mine Disaster?
(a) Marcia.
(b) Sarah.
(c) Emmett.
(d) Michael.

2. "I Lie Here in a Strange Girl's Apartment" from The Pill versus The Springhill Mine Disaster says that the woman is afflicted with what?
(a) Poison Oak.
(b) Epilepsy.
(c) Aneurism.
(d) Poison Ivy.

3. "Widow's Lament" in The Pill versus The Springhill Mine Disaster says that it is not quite cold enough to ask the neighbors for what?
(a) Firewood.
(b) Food.
(c) Money.
(d) Help.

4. What river does Brautigan write of in "Education" in The Pill versus The Springhill Mine Disaster?
(a) Cold Pine River.
(b) Foxwoods River.
(c) Klamath River.
(d) Mississippi River.

5. Brautigan writes in "Discovery" of The Pill versus The Springhill Mine Disaster, "The petals of the vagina unfold like _________ taking off his shoes."
(a) Pablo Picasso.
(b) Marcus Arelius.
(c) Kafka.
(d) Christopher Columbus.

Short Answer Questions

1. Brautigan writes "The sweet juices of your mouth are like ____ bathed in honey" in "I've Never Had It Done So Gently Before" in The Pill versus The Springhill Mine Disaster?

2. Brautigan writes in "Man" in The Pill versus The Springhill Mine Disaster that the man stands five inches taller than what?

3. Brautigan writes of a street lined with trees with intestines like what in "Death is a Beautiful Car Parked Only" in The Pill versus The Springhill Mine Disaster?

4. Brautigan writes "The Fever Monument" in The Pill versus The Springhill Mine Disaster while poet-in-residence at what university?

5. Where are the stars described in "Poker Star" from The Pill versus The Springhill Mine Disaster?

Short Essay Questions

1. Describe the subject of the poem "All Watched Over by Machines of Loving Grace." What does Brautigan hope for in this poem?

2. To what is Brautigan referring in the poem, "The Pill Versus the Springhill Mine Disaster"?

3. What is the emotional state of Brautigan in the poem "Boo, Forever"?

4. In which poem does Brautigan refer to the Hindenberg Disaster? How?

5. What imagery is used in the poem, "The Winos on Potrero Hill"?

6. What is referred to in the poem "1942" from The Pill Versus the Springhill Mine Disaster?

7. Discuss the tone of the poem "The Return of the Rivers." What does Brautigan describe here?

8. Describe the simplicity of the poem "November 3." What is Brautigan's subject in this poem?

9. Where does Brautigan's humor arise in the poem "Haiku Ambulance"? How?

10. What similes or metaphors are used in the poem "I've Never Had It Done So Gently Before"?

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