The Best American Short Stories of the Century Quiz | Four Week Quiz B

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through 565-651.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What is a rotifer?
(a) A microscopic aquatic animal.
(b) A fine cheese.
(c) A lung disease.
(d) A form of algae.

2. In "The Key" in what city does Bessie live?
(a) New York City.
(b) Los Angeles.
(c) Tampa.
(d) Phoenix.

3. In "The Country Husband" what does Francis buy for Anne?
(a) A cat.
(b) A new dress.
(c) A car.
(d) A bracelet.

4. In "Christmas Gift" what is the boy's name?
(a) Tommy.
(b) Larry.
(c) Sill.
(d) George.

5. In "Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?" who is the pretty sister?
(a) Mary.
(b) June.
(c) Melissa.
(d) Connie.

Short Answer Questions

1. In "The Shawl" who steals the shawl?

2. In "A City of Churches" what does Cecilia say she will dream about?

3. In "Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?" where does Connie say she is going with her friends?

4. In "The Other Woman," in front of whom does the storyteller cry?

5. In "Theft" what reason does the thief give for stealing?

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