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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. What is the busiest night in Amelia's cafe?
2. In what season of the year does Marvin return to town?
3. What news about Marvin does Marvin's brother give to Amelia?
(a) Marvin has died.
(b) Marvin has a terminal illness.
(c) Marvin is out of jail.
(d) Marvin has remarried.
4. What does the cafe seem to provide to people?
(a) A good meal.
(b) A place for socialization.
(c) A place to play cards.
(d) A sense of worth.
5. What business does Amelia run from her house?
(a) Child Care Center.
(b) General Store.
(d) Beauty Salon.
Short Answer Questions
1. In what area of the United States does this story take place?
2. Marvin Macy is characterized as ____________.
3. What literary technique does McCullers use when mentioning Amelia's very brief marriage to Marvin Macy?
4. What role does Amelia enjoy playing in the community?
5. Why can Lymon get away with so many things with Amelia?
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