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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 weeks.
(b) 10 months.
(c) 10 days.
(d) 10 years.
2. Why does Amelia not say anything to Lymon about giving so many privileges to Marvin?
(a) She doesn't want to make a scene.
(b) She is secretly in love with Marvin.
(c) She is afraid of living alone again.
(d) She is waiting for the right time to kick them out.
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 Marvin Macy's brother?
5. What happens to Amelia after the activity in #66?
(a) She hires a hitman.
(b) She files a lawsuit.
(c) She leaves town.
(d) She loses her vitality.
Short Answer Questions
1. To where does Amelia retreat after her defeat?
2. In what area of the United States does this story take place?
3. What is one of the ways that Amelia tries to get rid of Marvin?
4. The boxing match between Amelia and Marvin transitions into __________________.
5. What role does Amelia enjoy playing in the community?
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