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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through A Pair of Silk Stockings.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Edna think she understands?
(a) Why Robert went to Mexico.
(b) Why her husband treats her the way he does.
(c) The meaning of life.
(d) How Alcée is able to seduce her.
2. What is the first kiss to which Edna has ever responded?
(a) She says she has never really responded to any kiss.
(b) The first one from her husband.
(c) The one Robert gave her during the summer.
(d) One from Alcée.
3. Who has just been killed in a railroad accident?
(b) No one.
4. What happens when the character looks out from its home?
(a) It sees the outside world.
(b) It is happy.
(c) It is sorry to see how bad it is out there.
(d) It learns there are others like it.
5. Where does Edna ask Robert go with her the morning after the swim?
(a) New Orleans.
(b) To visit a voodoo practitioner.
(c) The breaker.
(d) Chênière Caminada.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who does Edna miss at her party?
2. What depresses Edna when she visits Madam Ratignolle?
3. For what does Edna yearn?
4. Where does Edna plan to move?
5. What does Edna do in her distress?
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