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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 5.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Which word best describes the food at the Oxbridge luncheon?
2. In the age of Shakespeare, what does the narrator claim it would have been impossible for women to do?
(a) Attend college.
(b) Marry into money.
(c) Get a cat.
(d) Write the plays of Shakespeare.
3. What, according to the narrator, has given women wider range in fiction?
(a) Humor and hard work.
(b) Reading and criticism.
(c) Persistence and advocacy.
4. Whose influence is all over the paper, and is "the power and the money and the influence," metaphorically?
(c) The narrator's own.
(d) The angry professor.
5. What topic has the narrator asked to lecture about?
(a) Women and books.
(b) Women and fiction.
(c) Women and men.
(d) Women and poetry.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the narrator say that the modern woman writer may use writing as, rather than self-expression?
2. What heading does the narrator place on the page of notes she is taking while researching "women and fiction?"
3. How much income does the narrator receive per year?
4. What does the narrator compare to the feeling of having had a good meal and good conversation?
5. What does the narrator compare to a fish as she sits thinking by the river bank?
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