The Vintage Book of Contemporary American Short Stories Quiz | Four Week Quiz A

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Minor Heroism by Allan Gurganus.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What color was the vintage Thunderbird?
(a) White.
(b) Green.
(c) Gold.
(d) Red.

2. What kind of car does the narrator of Rock Springs steal?
(a) A cranberry Mercedes.
(b) A black Cadillac.
(c) A grey Continental.
(d) A white Corvette.

3. To whom was Robert married?
(a) Bernice.
(b) Betty.
(c) Beulah.
(d) Sandra.

4. What does Robert call the husband?
(a) Yo.
(b) Mac.
(c) Bub.
(d) Bud.

5. Who is Little Duke?
(a) The name of the restaurant.
(b) Edna's uncle.
(c) The narrator's daughter's dog.
(d) A stray cat.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does the older son in Minor Heroism do for a living?

2. Who is Louise's close friend in college?

3. In Rock Springs, what is the narrator's daughter's name?

4. When did Emily first meet Willi Varig?

5. Where are the narrator and his passengers going in the story Rock Springs?

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