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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Purple as an Iris.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why does Duke's wife scold him in A .45 to Pay the Rent?
(a) Because he cheated on her.
(b) Because he left Lala in the car.
(c) Because he let Lala pick the groceries.
(d) Because he spent too much money.
2. Where does Frank go after receiving the object from the clerk?
(a) Post office.
(b) The movie theater.
(c) Grocery store.
(d) To work.
3. What kind of writer is Henry Chinasky?
(a) A novelist.
(b) A nonfiction writer.
(c) A poet.
(d) A technical writer.
4. Where does Bukowski go after the mechanic?
(a) The horse track.
(b) A bar.
(d) Grocery store.
5. Where does the foreman in Love it or Leave it distribute cans of food?
(c) New Mexico.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who bails Bukowski out of jail?
2. In The Great Zen Wedding, what is Bukowski wearing?
3. What does Bukowski argue about the human toll of his friend's suggestion?
4. Why does the girlfriend scoff at the narrator's offer in Too Sensitive?
5. In Purple as an Iris, what does Bukowski sell?
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