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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Ballad of the Sad Cafe, pages 49 - 71.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In what month does the story take place?
2. What do Marvin and Lymon do together?
(a) Take a vacation.
(b) Start a business.
(c) Build a house.
(d) Leave town.
3. In what season of the year does Marvin return to town?
4. Amelia and Cousin Lymon are both ____________.
5. What literary technique does McCullers use when she addresses the ruined marriage between Amelia and Marvin and the future failed relationship between Amelia and Lymon.
Short Answer Questions
1. How long did Miss Amelia's only marriage last?
2. Who has Marvin's brother brought with him to Amelia's cafe?
3. Eventually Lymon has access to Amelia's house, cash register and __________________.
4. What is Miss Amelia's demeanor?
5. What does the author call a meeting of men on Amelia's porch?
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