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Eight Week Quiz G

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Daddy Garbage by John Edgar Wideman.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. In the story Rules of Invisible Strength, what is invisible strength?
(a) Religious instruction.
(b) A superhero's powers.
(c) Muscle toning and strength.
(d) A strategy for winning arguments and respect from others.

2. Why is the couple in A Romantic Weekend going away for the weekend?
(a) To pick up the man's wife's car.
(b) To mountain climb.
(c) To go to museums.
(d) To ride bikes.

3. What show does Robert and his hosts end up watching on television?
(a) A show about automobiles.
(b) A show about boating.
(c) A show about dog training.
(d) A show about cathedrals.

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

5. How old is Connie's sister?
(a) Twenty four.
(b) Twenty seven.
(c) Fifteen.
(d) Twenty nine,

Short Answer Questions

1. What did Louise sneak out of the kitchen when she was a young child?



2. Who does Louise marry when she is thin?



3. What kind of epilepsy does Ad Magic have?



4. What does the husband in Cathedral find disconcerting about Robert?



5. What is Acid Rain?



(see the answer key)

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