1. Where does "The Search Engine" take place?
(a) Los Angeles.
(b) New York.
2. How old is Corliss in "The Search Engine"?
3. What school does Corliss attend?
(b) Washington State University.
4. What does Corliss want to buy the white woman she encounters at the Student Union?
(a) A winter coat.
(b) Poetry books.
(c) College textbooks.
(d) Sandwiches and ice cream.
5. In "The Search Engine," what poet does the man in the Student Union quote at the beginning of the story?
6. Which of the following does not describe the physical appearance of Corliss?
(a) Tall with thick glasses.
(b) Plain-featured with clear, dark brown skin, and long hair.
(c) Short and thirty pounds overweight.
(d) Large-breasted and wearing red cowboy boots.
7. How does Corliss pay for the SAT-prep course that won her a dozen academic scholarships for college?
(a) She works as a waitress.
(b) Her grandmother loans her the money.
(c) She gets babysitting jobs.
(d) She collects aluminum cans.
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