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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Ballad of the Sad Cafe, pages 23 - 48.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who was Miss Amelia's husband?
(a) Marvin Macy.
(b) Mack Todd.
(c) Ed Feverfew.
(d) Joe Ernest.
2. How does Amelia feel about Cousin Lymon at the end of the story?
(a) She can take him or leave him.
(b) She loves him.
(c) She can't stand him.
(d) She is amused by him.
3. Who is entranced by Marvin?
(b) Cousin Lymon.
4. What news about Marvin does Marvin's brother give to Amelia?
(a) Marvin has a terminal illness.
(b) Marvin has died.
(c) Marvin is out of jail.
(d) Marvin has remarried.
5. How old was Marvin Macy when he married Amelia?
Short Answer Questions
1. How long did Miss Amelia's only marriage last?
2. 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.
3. Amelia and Cousin Lymon are both ____________.
4. What beverage does Miss Amelia offer the men in her home?
5. Who is Marvin Macy's brother?
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