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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. How long did Miss Amelia's only marriage last?
(a) 10 days.
(b) 10 months.
(c) 10 years.
(d) 10 weeks.
2. What is Miss Amelia's demeanor?
3. What is notable about a man who approaches Amelia's house one day?
(a) His left arm is shorter than the right.
(b) He has a peg leg.
(c) He has a stripe of white hair.
(d) He is a hunchback.
4. How does Amelia behave toward Lymon by this point in time?
(a) She dotes on him.
(b) She ignores him.
(c) She tolerates him.
(d) She cannot stand him.
5. To where does Amelia retreat after her defeat?
(a) Her office.
(b) Her bedroom.
(d) The beauty salon.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Amelia not say anything to Lymon about giving so many privileges to Marvin?
2. What does Amelia slaughter for a town barbecue?
3. 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.
4. Who is Miss Amelia?
5. What is wrong with the sick child brought to see Amelia?
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